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Oakland’s ‘Lake Merritt Monster’ sculpture comes roaring back to life

Oakland recently dedicated the newly restored “Lake Merritt Monster” sculpture, a play structure with historical ties that dates back to the 1950s. Also referred to as the “Mid-Century Monster,” the sculpture located in Lakeside Park was created in 1952 by California artist Robert Winston, who worked with other artists in the ’50s to merge modern […]