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Theater & art

Crumbling hopes for Harvard Square sculpture

Cynthia Hadzi, the wife of the late sculptor Dimitri Hadzi, in front of his sculpture “Omphalos.”

Three decades ago, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority installed the 20-foot-tall granite sculpture by artist and Harvard professor Dimitri Hadzi in one of the most high-profile spots in Cambridge, the pedestrian peninsula in Harvard Square shared by Out of Town News.

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