Urban Light, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA

FILE – This Dec. 18, 2010 file photo shows artist Chris Burden’s sculpture “Urban Light,” a collection of street lights from many eras, reflected in the rain at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Burden, the noted performance artist and sculptor, has died. He was 69. His friend, Paul Schimmel, tells the L.A. Times that Burden died Sunday, May 10, 2015 from melanoma at his home in Topanga Canyon. He made complex installations, some with thousands of pieces, and works that had automated functions. Other works are in museums in New York, London and around the world. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

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