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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 2015 Syllabi

Updates from the Field

Field Reports posted whenever we have signal or connection.


1 - 29 APRIL 2016
LHUCA Warehouses on Mac Davis Lane
1001 Mac Davis Lane, Lubbock, Texas 79401
Opening Reception 1 April 2016 - 6:00-9:00PM


Journey 1

Chaco Caynon, New Mexico - 25-27 Aug
Muley Point, Cedar Mesa, Utah - 28-31 Aug
Moon House, Cedar Mesa, Utah - 31 Aug
Epicenter, Green River, Utah - 1-3 Sep
Spiral Jetty, Rozel Point, Great Salt Lake, Utah - 4-6 Sep
Sun Tunnels, near Lucin, Utah - 7 Sep
CLUI Wendover, Utah - 7-13 Sep
Double Negative, Mormon Mesa, Nevada - 14-16 Sep
Las Vegas Piece, near Elgin, Nevada - 16 Sep
North Rim of the Grand Canyon, Arizona - 17-20 Sep
Cebolla Canyon, New Mexico - 21-23 Sep
Jackpile Mine, Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico - 23 Sep
Lubbock, Texas - 24 Sep-1 Oct

Journey 2

Adobe Alliance, Presidio, Texas- 3-5 Oct
Marfa, Texas - 6-11 Oct
Plains of San Agustin, New Mexico - 12-15 Oct
Very Large Array, near Datil, New Mexico - 13 Oct
The Lightning Field, near Quemado, New Mexico - 13-14 Oct
Mimbres River, New Mexico - 16-19 Oct
Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona - 20-23 Oct
Cabinetlandia, Deming, New Mexico - 24-27 Oct
Twin Buttes, White Sands, New Mexico - 28-29 Oct
Lubbock, Texas - 30 Oct

Detailed itinerary at: Land Arts 2015 Itinerary


Fiona Bennitt - art and geology student at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington
Henry Brown - artist with an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design
Mark Freres - architect pursuing a masters degree at Texas Tech University
Nick Keys - artist from Australia with an MFA from Bard College
Caleb Lightfoot - architect pursuing a masters degree at Texas Tech University
Ashley May - artist pursuing an MFA at the University of California at Riverside
Sadie Richter - architect pursuing a masters degree at Texas Tech University

Field Guests

Steve Badgett - artist from SIMPARCH
Curtis Bauer - poet and translator teaching at Texas Tech University
Matthew Coolidge - director of Center for Land Use Interpretation
Craig Dworkin - writer and professor of english at University of Utah
Gretchen Dietrich - director of the Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Curtis Francisco - geologist from Laguna Pueblo
Jack Forinash - Epicenter Principal of Housing
Barry Lopez - writer
Andrea Nasher - cultural activator
Monty Paret - art historian teaching at the University of Utah
Ann Reynolds - art historian teaching at University of Texas at Austin
Ingrid Schaffner - curator of the 57th Carnegie International
Deborah Stratman - artist teaching at University of Illinois at Chicago
Simon Swan -- founder Adobe Alliance
Maria Sykes - Epicenter Principal of Arts & Culture


Chris Taylor, Director
Emily Rabinowitz, Program Assistant


Land Arts 2015 Syllabi
Land Arts 2015 Itinerary
Land Arts 2015 Reader
Land Arts 2015 Reader Supplement
Land Arts Bibliography
Land Arts Personal Gear Recommendations
Land Arts Studio Material Recommendations
Land Arts Program Equipment
Land Arts Safety Requirements
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