Tag Archive for USA

Owl Viewer, by Owlized

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Designer: Owlized Title: Owl Viewer Year created: 2014 Location:Marin County, USA Materials: What is the piece’s impact? The piece helps participants visualize the impact of climate change  and rising sea waters on the community. “County officials hope the OWLs convey…

Rain Yard, by Stacy Levy

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Artist: Stacy Levy Title: Rain Yard Year created: 2013 Location:  The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Philadelphia, USA Materials: metal, plants, water pump What is the piece’s impact? This piece allows visitors to better understand the path that rain takes from sky to ground.…

Storm King Art Center

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Project: Storm King Art Center Year created: 1960 Location: New Windsor, NY What is the piece’s impact? Originally conceived as a museum for Hudson River School art, the founders eventually became enamored with modern sculpture, Several pieces were initially sited directly outside the Museum Building, but as the…

Intersection Repair, City Repair

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Organization: City Repair Title: Intersection Repair Year created: group founded in 1996 Location: Portland, OR Materials: Various, e.g. paint and sculpture. What is the piece’s impact? The project has led to the transformation of intersections into more vibrant public spaces.…

Time Landscape, by Alan Sonfist

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Artist: Alan Sonfist Title: Time Landscape Year created: 1965 (concept) – unveiled 1978 Location: New York City, USA Materials: Plants that were native to this area in pre-colonial times. What is the piece’s impact? “Sonfist and local community members used a palette of native…

Woodhull Hospital Artist Access Program

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Organization: Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center Title: Artist Access Program / Art for Health Care Year created: 2005 – ongoing Location: Brooklyn, NY, USA Materials: Various What is the program’s impact? Art is shared in an environment that is generally quite stressful and stale…