Land art and site specific sculpture - land art uses the environment and its scale as its material. Concrete art is expressed in material itself with which the artist introduces her non-representational objective. Public art can be viewed and accessed by observers.
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Urban Land Art

The city of Ede commissioned me to make a proposal for an environment in the Rietkampen, a new district. In its center there was to be a larger body of water. Its surroundings needed to have an urban character.

Ede Holland and the sculpture and environments of Lucien den Arend - his site specific environmental work ordered by the city of Ede
urban oasis - 1989/1993 - environment with swamp cypresses and retaining walls, center De Rietkampen, Ede NL

Below is a short documentary about the oldest Bald Cypress trees of Black River, North Carolina. The oldest on found up to today is 2,624 years old - dated with dendrochronology.

Along the Black River in North Carolina, bald cypress trees have been quietly growing for millennia.



see the urban oasis fifteen years after its completion - 2008

3D anaglyph photographs of my sculpture
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