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College of Architecture
Texas Tech University
Mail Stop 42091
Lubbock, Texas 79409
Phone 806-742-3136
Email: architecture@ttu.edu


Program Description & Courses

Land Arts 2012 Syllabi

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Field Reports posted whenever we have signal or connection.


5 APRIL- 4 MAY 2013
LHUCA Warehouses on Mac Davis Lane
1001 Mac Davis Lane, Lubbock, Texas 79401

Opening: 5 April 2013 - 6:00-9:00PM
Closing: 3 May 2013 - 6:00-9:00PM


Journey 1

Twin Buttes, White Sands, New Mexico
Cebolla Canyon, New Mexico
Jackpile Mine, Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico
Chaco Caynon, New Mexico
Muley Point, Cedar Mesa, Utah
Moon House, Cedar Mesa, Utah
Price Canyon, Utah
Bingham Canyon MIne
Spiral Jetty, Rozel Point, Great Salt Lake, Utah
Sun Tunnels, near Lucin, Utah
Wendover – CLUI, Utah
Intrepid Potash, Wendover, Utah
Double Negative, Mormon Mesa, Nevada
North Rim of the Grand Canyon, Arizona
Galisteo, New Mexico
Madrid, New Mexico

Journey 2

Marfa, Texas
Cabinetlandia, Deming, New Mexico
Gila Hot Springs, New Mexico
Mimbres River, New Mexico
Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona
Tonto National Forest, Arizona
Coolidge Dam, San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona
Plains of San Agustin, New Mexico
Very Large Array, near Datil, New Mexico
The Lightning Field, near Quemado, New Mexico
Lubbock, Texas

Detailed itinerary at: Land Arts 2012 Itinerary
Journey 1 Map
Journey 2 Map


Zoe Berg - artist working on BFA at University of Texas at Austin
Katy Chrisler - poet with MFA from Writers Workshop at University of Iowa
Cade Hammers - architect working on MARCH at Texas Tech
Luis Martín Medina - architect working on MARCH at Texas Tech
Maura Murnane - New York based artist with BFA from University of Texas at Austin
Colleen O'Brien - artist working on BFA at Texas Tech
Jigga Patel - architect working on MARCH at Texas Tech
Nicholas Pierce - poet and writer working on BFA at Texas Tech
Arie Ruvinsky - artist with BFA from Goldsmiths Univeristy of London
Cecilia Stewart - architect working on MARCH at Texas Tech

Field Guests

Joe Arredondo - director of Landmark Arts at Texas Tech
Steve Badgett - artist from SIMPARCH
Charles Bowden - writer
Matthew Coolidge - director of Center for Land Use Interpretation
Russ Draper - plant manager at Intrepid Potash
Sam Douglas - filmmaker from Big Beard Films
Upe Flueckiger - architect teaching at Texas Tech University
Curtis Francisco - geologist from Laguna Pueblo
Amy Hauft - artist and professor at University of Texas at Austin
Adrian Larriva - designer and builder with Design Build Adventure
Lucy Lippard - writer
Barry Lopez - writer
John Poch - poet teaching at Texas Tech
Rob Ray - artist and fabricator
Jack Risley - artist and Chair of Dept. of Art and Art History at University of Texas at Austin
Lori Ryker - architect and director of Remote Studio
Deborah Stratman - artist teaching at University of Illinois at Chicago
Richard Torchia - artist and director of the Arcadia Art Gallery at Arcadia University in Glenside, Pennsylvania.


Chris Taylor, Director
Jose Villanueva, Program Assistant


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