Note: To protect the privacy of our members, e-mail addresses have been removed from the archived messages. As a result, some links may be broken.

Lesson Plans


ID:UA/Art & Ecology Questions Pt.1

[ Thread ][ Subject ][ Author ][ Date ]
Kerin Allen (kallen.edu)
Tue, 13 Oct 1998 11:17:30 -0700


> Questions posted by Kerin Allen 10/13/98
>
> RE: Location and Change
>
> In "The Wreckage", the artwork has been purposely placed at an internal site therefore the play of light and shadow is
> selected at the discretion of the artist. In the "Topiary Garden", an external location, the changes in light and shade are
> completely arbitrary and unpredictable. If the the changes in light and shadow are key players in the composition, how does
> the artist consider these influences when selecting an external locations?
>
> ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> James Mason and Elaine Mason
> Topiary Garden 1989
> approximately 1/2 acre topiaries (steel armatures, yew plants)
> The Old Deaf School Park, Columbus, Ohio
> © and photograph by Louis Lankford, 1994
>
> > http://www.artsednet.getty.edu/education/teacherartexchange/Images/Ecology/Lankford/topiary-l.jpeg
> >
> > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > [Image]
>
> ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> © Karen Stahlecker
> Wreckage II - side view 1990
> handmade paper, wood, steel, mixed media
> 10' high x 8' wide x 14' long
> photograph by Peter Winandy, Germany
> commissioned by Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Düren, Germany for III Internationale Der Papierkunst, Paper As Knowlege
>
> > http://www.artsednet.getty.edu/education/teacherartexchange/Images/Ecology/wreckage-l.jpeg
> >
> > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > [Image]