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Maya Lin

Donald Langmead

Maya Lin

a biography

by Donald Langmead

  • 313 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood in Santa Barbara .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese American architects,
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture,
  • Architects,
  • Biography,
  • ART / General

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDonald Langmead
    SeriesGreenwood biographies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA737.L48 L36 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24827929M
    ISBN 109780313378539, 9780313378546
    LC Control Number2011009788

    Jul 31,  · A great picture book that tells the story of Maya Lin, an artist-architect, whose design was chosen for the Vietnam War Memorial. Dive into the artist's vision and understand why the design was chosen and what it represented. The Horn Book, starred review: "In its early pages, this quiet and contemplative picture-book biography sets up artist-architect Maya Lin’s fascination with spaces, natural and human-made, and their dynamic relationship with phenomena such as light.

    Public Affairs Television "Becoming American" Interview with Maya Lin. Printer-friendly Version. BILL MOYERS: What about the Women's Table at Yale? MAYA . I have to share that though this book is a biography, it reads like a piece of art. It has to grace your bookshelves or coffee table. It is an true inspiration. Maya Lin: Thinking with Her Hands |Something To Do. Visit Maya Lin’s Studio. This interactive website will give you an inside look into Maya Lin’s work and what she currently has going.

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Oct 17,  · Maya Lin's book 'Boundaries' is a well conceived and beautifully executed book on the artistic process. The detail in which she describes her thoughts and ideas crystalizing into artwork is very readable.

None of the chapters are filled with hollow artistic philosophy as I often find in books on contemporary art and atistic processes/5(24). Harvey, Jeanne Walker Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines, illstrtaed by Dow Phumbrick.

PICTURE BOOK/NON-FICTION. Henry Holt (Macmillan), $ InMaya Lin was a senior in college when she won the design contest for a memorial to honor the fallen soldiers of the Vietnam War/5.

Jun 06,  · Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines [Jeanne Walker Harvey, Tiemdow Phumiruk] on lestisserandsduquebec.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Handpicked by Amazon kids’ books editor, Seira Wilson, for Prime Book Box – a children’s subscription that inspires a /5(24).

An introduction to the visionary woman who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial connects her life to her art. “For dreamers of all ages.” -Booklist. Maya Ying Lin (born October 5, ) is an American designer, architect, and artist who works in sculpture and land lestisserandsduquebec.com achieved national recognition at the age of 21 while still an undergraduate at Yale University, when her design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

was chosen in a national competition. It is considered one of the most influential memorials of the post Education: Yale University. Maya Lin Thinking With Her Hands by Susan Goldman Rubin Chronicle Books Children's Nonfiction, Middle Grade Pub Date 07 Nov I am voluntarily reviewing Maya Lin through Chronicle Books and Netgalley: As a child Maya did not dream of becoming an artist, but a veternarian/5.

Jeanne Walker Harvey; illustrations by Dow Phumiruk. Jeanne Walker Harvey studied literature and psychology at Stanford University and has had many jobs, ranging from being a roller coaster ride operator to an attorney and, most recently a middle school teacher of Language Arts and writing lestisserandsduquebec.com is the author of several books for young readers, including My Hands Sing the Blues:.

Oct 20,  · Where to See (Really See) the Art of Maya Lin. Slide 1 of 1 / Maya Lin’s “The Women’s Table” in New Haven, Conn. The Beinecke Rare Book. Multimedia -> Maya Lin, Artist’s Voice. Maya Lin Artist’s Voice. Think of the art installations as a journey in space and time, experienced while walking through sites and reflecting on their past and future.

Journey Book is an immersive exploration of the People, Places and Art of the Confluence Project that is designed to be. Public Affairs Television "Becoming American" Interview with Maya Lin.

Printer-friendly Version. BILL MOYERS: My favorite line from your book comes very close to the end where you write, "I do not.

Sep 01,  · Maya Lin's book 'Boundaries' is a well conceived and beautifully executed book on the artistic process. The detail in which she describes her thoughts and ideas crystalizing into artwork is very readable. None of the chapters are filled with hollow artistic philosophy as I often find in books on contemporary art and atistic processes.5/5(5).

Portrait of Maya Ying Lin, who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., January (Getty) InLin published her first book, lestisserandsduquebec.com described it as a “visual and verbal sketchbook, where image can be seen as text, and text is sometimes used as image.”.

Born in in Athens, Ohio, Maya Lin catapulted into the public eye when, as a senior at Yale University, she submitted the winning design in a national competition for a Vietnam Veterans Memorial to be built in Washington, DC. She was trained as an artist and architect, and her sculptures, parks.

Sep 12,  · Boundaries is her first book: an eloquent visual/verbal sketchbook produced with the same inspiration and attention to detail as any of her other artworks.

Like her environmental sculptures, it is a site, but one which exists at a remove so that it may comment on the personal and artistic elements that make up those works.

Maya Lin has Brand: Simon & Schuster. Jun 24,  · As the United States honors those who served in the military on Veterans Day, read the story of how an unknown year-old architecture student, Maya Lin. Maya Lin has worked on art and architectural projects throughout the United States.

Since setting up her studio inLin has created both public and private artworks, including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial () in Washington, D.C.; the Civil Rights Memorial () in Montgomery, Alabama; and the Langston Hughes Library () in Clinton, Tennessee, among lestisserandsduquebec.comed on: September 12, Maya Lin, American architect and sculptor concerned with environmental themes who is best known for her design of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

The daughter of intellectuals who had fled China inLin received a bachelor’s degree in from Yale University in New Haven. Nov 24,  · 6 Memorable Designs by Architect Maya Lin. In one of the book’s essays, “The Courage to Omit,” architecture critic Paul Goldberger praises Lin for navigating the line between simplicity Author: Lise Funderburg.

May 02,  · The Hardcover of the Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines by Jeanne Walker Harvey, Tiemdow Phumiruk | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 The bold story of Maya Lin, the visionary artist-architect who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Maya Lin is her picture book Brand: Henry Holt and Co.

(BYR). Apr 12,  · Maya Lin is an American architect and sculptor best known for her design of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Visit lestisserandsduquebec.com and.

See all books authored by Maya Lin, including Boundaries, and Maya Lin: Systematic Landscapes, and more on lestisserandsduquebec.com Looking for books by Maya Lin?

See all books authored by Maya Lin, including Boundaries, and Maya Lin: Systematic Landscapes, and more on lestisserandsduquebec.com We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out.Feb 11,  · As we look forward to Women’s History Month, let’s join Book Boys Elliott, Allister, and Max as they take a closer look at the life of artist and architect Maya Lin and admire her most famous.There were over 1, entries (some sources say over 2,), but Lin's design was unanimously chosen by the contest judges.

Lin was an unknown in the world of art and architecture and many wanted to know where she came from. Maya Ying Lin was born in Athens, Ohio on November 5,