New sculpture at WSU-Everett is a math-focused masterpiece

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Artist Paul Vexler, from Machias, stands the staircase at Washington State University-Everett with his creation behind him. The hanging woodwork art is 35 feet tall and hangs in the main lobby at the school. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Artist Paul Vexler, from Machias, stands the staircase at Washington State University-Everett with his creation behind him. The hanging woodwork art is 35 feet tall and hangs in the main lobby at the school. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

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