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Couchat, Domitille

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Landscape Art and Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 59 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 13 June 1962, in Paris.

Painter. Interiors with figures, gardens, still-lifes, fruit.

The daughter of Michel Couchat,...

Fountain

Naomi Miller.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Art Techniques and Principles. 7390 words.

Sculptural or architectural structure that channels a spring or source of water and shapes it by means of jets or sprays, the water falling into one or more containers or basins.

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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...

National Park System in America

Deborah A. Middleton.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Architecture; Art of the United States. 1333 words.

The first national parks were conceived to preserve the natural wonders of a primeval American wilderness that served as inspiration for American painters and photographers. American...

Parks in the United States

Alan Tate.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Art of the United States. 1043 words.

City parks are areas of land specifically allocated for public recreation. The word ‘park’ was originally used to define enclosed pieces of land stocked with wild animals and managed...

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...

Sherk, Bonnie Ora

Linda Weintraub.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art. 702 words.

(b New Bedford, MA, 1945).

American performance artist, sculptor, landscape architect, educator, and writer. Sherk received her BA from Rutgers University, Douglass College and...