OK! Exclusive: See Why Rachel Weisz Can't Stop Staring At a Very Particular Piece of Art


May 13 2013, Published 7:42 a.m. ET

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Rachel Weisz knows interesting art when she sees it!

The actress spent several minutes admiring artist Jack Pierson's work "Drug Dealers and Movie Stars" at the Frieze Art Fair in New York City on May 13.

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"Rachel smiled and laughed to herself when she first saw it," an eyewitness at the event tells "She seemed really interested in it."

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Pierson is known for his word signage installations using wood, metal, plastic and other materials. Rachel, who recently starred in Oz the Great and Powerful, may have gravitated toward the artist's "Drug Dealers and Movie Stars" due to her ambivalent feelings toward Hollywood and show business in general.

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"I sometimes do worry that actors are people's role models. And doctors and teachers and people doing really important things just get paid nothing," Rachel has said. "They should be our heroes. I find it all a bit dubious."

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