French artist entombed for a week in a rock says 'it's like tripping'


Abraham Poincheval, 44, who has previously spent a fortnight sewn-up inside a stuffed bear, hopes to remain one week in the Paris Palais de Tokyo art museum closed inside a limestone rock carved in the middle with just enough space for his body and supplies.

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An artist entombed inside a 12-tonne rock for nearly three days has described the experience as like “tripping”, insisting he would stick it out for a week, reports The Guardian.