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Adams, Dennis

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 326 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 15 November 1948, in Des Moines (Iowa).

Environmental artist, video artist, installation artist.

Dennis Adams lives and...

Holt, Nancy

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 896 words.

American, 20th century, female.

Born 5 April 1938, in Worcester, Massachusetts; died 8 February 2014, in New York.

Sculptor, installation artist, filmmaker, photographer....

Jacobs, Harold

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 56 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Born 1932, in New York.

Collage artist.

Harold Jacobs has shown his work in solo exhibitions in 1964 at the Portland Art Museum,...

Johanson, Patricia

Joan Marter.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 685 words.

(b New York, Sept 8, 1940).

American environmental artist. Johanson is known for art projects created in the natural landscape that solve environmental problems. She is...

Lin, Maya

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Landscape Art and Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 949 words.

American, 20th–21st century, female.

Active in New York and Colorado.

Born October 1959, in Athens (Ohio).

Sculptor, landscape artist, architect.

Environ...

Manglano-Ovalle, Iñigo

Susan Snodgrass.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 700 words.

(b Madrid, Spain, 1961).

Chicago-based American sculptor also working in photography, video and installation. He received a BA in art and art history and a BA in Latin...

Matta-Clark, Gordon

Morgan Falconer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 445 words.

(b New York, June 22, 1943; d New York, Aug 27, 1978).

American sculptor, film maker, photographer and draughtsman. The son of painter Roberto Matta, he studied architecture...

Matta-Clark, Gordon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Performance Art and Dance; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 716 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Born 1945, in New York; died 1978, in New York.

Performance artist, intervention artist.

Land Art.

Matta-Clark was the son...

Miss, Mary

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 961 words.

American, 20th–21st century, female.

Born 27 May 1944, in New York City.

Installation artist, sculptor, designer. Land Art, environmental art, site-specific art.

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Public art in the 21st century

Jeremy Hunt and Jonathan Vickery.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles; History of Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 1849 words.

At the turn of the millennium, public art was an established global art genre with its own professional and critical discourse, as well as constituencies of interest and patronage...