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Los Angeles-based artist Mike Ross is fascinated with power in all its forms, be it physical, political, economic, or the power of humanity to make its own world. In 2007, Ross’ vision manifested in the awe-inspiring form of a 50′-tall, 25-ton sculpture constructed from two discarded tanker trucks, one precariously perched atop the other in an unnatural scorpion-like twist.