Painters & Sculptors Program 1997 Mel Chin

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Mel Chin

Burnsville, NC

  • Forgetting Tiananmen, Kent State, Tlatelolco, 1989, hydrostone, steel, calla lily, pine, daisy, carnation plants, 80 x 30 x 6 inches each

  • Ghost, 1991, chalk on nylon mesh, wood, steel, construction rubble (Hartford, CT) 10 x 30 x 35 feet

  • Revival Field, 1991-ongoing, plants, industrial fencing on a hazardous waste landfill, an ongoing project in conjunction with Dr. Rufus Chaney, senior research agronomist, USDA

  • Spirit, 1994, white oak, mixed tall-grass prairie plants, steel, industrial patina, sheetrock, paint, 12 x 20 x 50 feet

Artworks shown are selected from works submitted by the artist in their grant application. All works are copyright of the artist or artist’s estate.