The Goldwell Open Air Museum is an outdoor sculpture park near the ghost town of Rhyolite.<br />
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The nonprofit museum was organized in 2000 after the death of Albert Szukalski, the Belgian artist who created the site's first sculptures in 1984 near the abandoned railway station in Rhyolite.<br />
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Dre Peters created Icara a hand-carved female version of Icarus, the boy in Greek mythology who flew too close to the sun.<br />
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Rhyolite is a ghost town in Nye County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. It is located in the Bullfrog Hills, about 120 miles (190 km) northwest of Las Vegas, near the eastern edge of Death Valley.
  
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The Goldwell Open Air Museum is an outdoor sculpture park near the ghost town of Rhyolite.

The nonprofit museum was organized in 2000 after the death of Albert Szukalski, the Belgian artist who created the site's first sculptures in 1984 near the abandoned railway station in Rhyolite.

Dre Peters created Icara a hand-carved female version of Icarus, the boy in Greek mythology who flew too close to the sun.

Rhyolite is a ghost town in Nye County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. It is located in the Bullfrog Hills, about 120 miles (190 km) northwest of Las Vegas, near the eastern edge of Death Valley.

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