Tag Archives: Maya Lin
Dematerializing the Memorial: An Interview with Maya Lin
Almost four decades after her design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial brought her work to the national stage, Maya Lin is reinventing the memorial again through her environmental activist foundation, What is Missing.
This Week in Art 9.11-9.17: Cindy Sherman and Maya Lin Celebrated as TIME “Firsts”
A look at this week’s art news, including a special Time Magazine project honoring women, and events and exhibitions from Paris to Philadelphia.
This Week in Art 9.4-9.10: Women Artists Bring Protest Messages to Times Square
A look at this week’s art news, including a new public art commission for Times Square, and events and exhibitions from Los Angeles to London.
The “Black Gash of Shame”—Revisiting the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Controversy
Elizabeth Wolfson recounts the early controversy surrounding Maya Lin’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the delicate balance that must be achieved when memorializing war’s heroes and victims.