George Segal, (American, 1924-2000), Couple in Open Doorway, 1977, plaster, paint, wood, metal. Gift of The George & Helen Segal Foundation, Inc. © Visual Artists and Gallery Association (VAGA). _1200

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In the Map: Maya Lin’s Blue Lake Pass

Miriam Stanton at CAA 2013

Miriam Stanton, Interim Assistant Curator gave a presentation and participated in the panel discussion, Mapping Spaces: Cartographic Practices in Art and Architecture, Part I at the 2013 College Art Association Conference in New York City last week.

In the Map: Maya Lin’s Blue Lake Pass
—Miriam Ashkin Stanton, Williams College Museum of Art

Maya Lin’s Blue Lake Pass is a physical construction of a mental construct—a volumetric topographic map, incised and pulled apart at its gridded seams. To date, analyses of this work have…

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