Photos: LASM sculpture artist Photos: LASM sculpture artist Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Sculptor Jonathan Brilliant construct 'The Red Stick Piece' in 10 days. Today, it all comes down at the Louisiana Art & Science Museum. Advocate story April 18, 2014 Comments In college, viewers compared Jonathan Brilliant’s work to Richard Long’s. Brilliant was studying 1970s work trends of some American artists. He shifted his research to Great Britain, where Long lives and incorporates nature into his artwork.