It is a person who reshapes the earth into works of art using natural materials enhanced by select, inorganic elements when appropriate. Most land/earth artists have been Americans who have rejected the commercial aspects of art. They have sought to move
Designed by the landscape architects at James Corner Field Operations, the square boasts 1,200 pieces of Tectura Designs’ custom precast concrete. Over 800 custom shapes were included – the largest of which was 9 feet tall and almost 19,000 pounds. In total, the weight of the project’s custom precast concrete came to over 2,000,000 pounds.
Street Mall This Denver, CO pedestrian mall was designed by the firm I. Pei and Partners in collaboration with Hanna/Olin (now OLIN). The wide, mile-long mall opened in incorporates custom paving, planting, and street furniture.