55-foot sculpture of a nude dancer’s pose drew rave reviews at Burning Man but has yet to win over all the residents of suburban San Leandro, Calif.Developers building the Bay Area town’s new San Leandro Tech Center selected a steel mesh and LED-light sculpture called “Truth is Beauty” to mark the center of a public plaza slated for completion later this year.Artist Marco Cochrane has said his renowned piece draws attention to the prevalence of violence against women. Yet some area residents interviewed Monday by KPIX-TV wondered whether the gigantic light-up statue was right for a spot next to subway trains into Oakland and San Francisco.
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