Land art and site specific sculpture - land art uses the environment and its scale as its material. Concrete art is expressed in material itself with which the artist introduces her non-representational objective. Public art can be viewed and accessed by observers.
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Linear Sculpture - Sculpture in Lines

A line drawn in the grass defines the width of the serpent mound, as projected by two diverging lines within which the meander is contained.

Curb forms a diagonal line in my first land art project.
Curbstones installed in my Walburg land art project - the level on the right higher than on the left, where the street used to be.

In my environmental projects, around 1970, I used parts of our daily environment and combined them in unusual ways. Here a curb without a street - nor is there a sidewalk. This line lies perpendicular to the axis of the high tension wires, connecting their pylons of which one was on this location when I started this project -  and I incorporated it into the total design as an industrial element which has now become an industrial monument. The wires went underground and this Pylon is the only memory which remains.

 

other linear sculptures


3D anaglyph photographs of my sculpture
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