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2 d artist powerpoint

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2 d artist powerpoint

  1. 1. Maya Lin By Elena Spahn
  2. 2. American designer and artist
  3. 3. • Born October 5, 1959 • Parents migrated to U.S. from China in 1958 • Studied at Yale • Bachelor of Arts and Master of Architecture degrees • Received honorary doctorate degrees from Yale, Harvard, Williams College and Smith College • Landscape artist • Sculptor
  4. 4. Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  5. 5. • Best known as the designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. • At age 21, she won the competition, beating 1,441 other contestants
  6. 6. Women’s Table
  7. 7. • Both a lament and a tribute • A string of numbers spirals out from the center starting from the year 1701 • Marks the number of female students at Yale each year
  8. 8. Wave Field
  9. 9. • Memorial to Francois-Xavier Bagnoud • Located at University of Michigan • Passage of time changes the way the piece looks
  10. 10. Eclipsed Time
  11. 11. • In Pennsylvania station • Tries to get commuters to think differently about time and trains
  12. 12. Above and Below
  13. 13. • Indianapolis Museum of Art • Inspired by the Bluespring Caverns, The Lost River, and the White River • “Recreates” the experience and emotion of the underwater landscapes
  14. 14. What Is Missing?
  15. 15. • California Academy of Sciences • Dedicated to raising awareness about habitat loss
  16. 16. Flow
  17. 17. • Used sonar resonance scans, aerial and satellite maps • installed over 5 days and more than 40 hours
  18. 18. • She has her own studio • Written a book- includes sketches and comments • Has created over 30 works of art so far
  19. 19. A Fold in the Field 30,000 sq. m

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