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Christmas in Detention

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Michael Purdy - untitled

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Monument to the Long Term Perils of Short Term Politics

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Monument to the Long Term Perils of Short Term Politics

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Resignation (Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2014)

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Tectonic 2011

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Spinal Column - Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2012

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Spinal Column - Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2012

Michael has devoted a huge chunk of his life to learning about sandstone. "Just handling stone, carrying stone, unloading stone, splitting stone - all these things teach me to celebrate sandstone."

Colleen Duncan "Celebrating Stone" South Coast Style Magazine, Autumn, 2011.