Since she first entered the public eye with her design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Maya Lin has dedicated her career to transforming abstract notions about the environment into stirring visual artworks. Integral to the American artist’s practice is drawing attention to the ways in which humans interact with—and affect—the natural world. In 2006, Lin began an ambitious series of “pin rivers,” where she painstakingly recreated the topographies of the world’s rivers and estuaries using stainless steel

Source: ‘I See Rivers as Fluid Moving Drawings’: Watch Artist Maya Lin Re-Imagine New York’s Waterways | artnet News

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