A Reclusive Millionaire's Vast New Zealand Sculpture Park

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A Reclusive Millionaire's Vast New Zealand Sculpture Park

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IT’S HARD TO HIDE this place,” says the art collector Alan Gibbs as he bounces in an open-topped Jeep through his vast contemporary sculpture park in rural New Zealand. “People see things from the road. That’s how it first got known.” Only the site’s isolation has kept it a relative secret within the art world. Everything about its scale is gargantuan.

Across the 1,200-acre park, known simply as Gibbs Farm, the eye is drawn from one enormous coup de théâtre to the next: an 80-foot-high trumpet in lipstick red, towering…

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