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


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Land Arts of the American West is participating in the TX★13 Texas Biennial by submitting special reports from the field. Daily posts will be created by the participants from anything they are working on that day or from the past. Posts will go online when we have signal. All posts can be viewed here and from the rotation schedule.


4 APRIL- 2 MAY 2014
LHUCA Warehouses on Mac Davis Lane
1001 Mac Davis Lane, Lubbock, Texas 79401

Opening: 4 April 2014 - 6:00-9:00PM
Closing: 2 May 2014 - 6:00-9:00PM


Journey 1

Twin Buttes, White Sands, New Mexico
Chaco Caynon, New Mexico
Muley Point, Cedar Mesa, Utah
Moon House, Cedar Mesa, Utah
Goblin Valley, Utah
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
Las Vegas Piece, near Elgin, Nevada
North Rim of the Grand Canyon, Arizona
Cebolla Canyon, New Mexico
Jackpile Mine, Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico
Lubbock, Texas

Journey 2

Marfa, Texas
Huaco Tanks, Texas
Cabinetlandia, Deming, New Mexico
Plains of San Agustin, New Mexico
Very Large Array, near Datil, New Mexico
The Lightning Field, near Quemado, New Mexico
Mimbres River, New Mexico
Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona
Tonto National Forest, Arizona
Twin Buttes, New Mexico
Lubbock, Texas

Detailed itinerary at: Land Arts 2013 Itinerary
Journey 1 Map
Journey 2 Map


Edward (Ted) Carey - artist from Philadelphia with an MFA from the University of Pennsylvania
Jennifer Elsner - designer from Richmond, Virginia with an MFA from Cranbrook
Kyle Griesmeyer - architect from Florida pursuing a masters degree at the University of South Florida in Tampa
Ingeborg Kühler - researcher visiting from Graduate School for Humanities in Cologne
Jana La Brasca - art historian from California with a bachelors degree from University of California at Berkeley
Bristen Lee Phillips - artist from the Llano Estacado pursuing a bachelors degree at Texas Tech
Jaclyn Pryor - performance/installation artist based in Flagstaff, Arizona who has a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin

Field Guests

Steve Badgett - artist from SIMPARCH
Matthew Coolidge - director of Center for Land Use Interpretation
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
Chick Rabourn - architect in Marfa, Texas working on El Cosmico.
Ann Reynolds - art historian teaching at University of Texas at Austin
Lori Ryker - architect and director of Remote Studio
Deborah Stratman - artist teaching at University of Illinois at Chicago


Chris Taylor, Director
Carl Spartz, Program Assistant


Land Arts 2013 Syllabi
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Land Arts 2013 Reader
Land Arts Bibliography
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Land Arts Studio Material Recommendations
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