Map & Place Artists

For your assignment MAP, MEMORIAL, TOUR, and SOUVENIR you were asked to look up two artists for inspiration. Here is a list of artists to jump-start your research:

Francis Alÿs

Mark Dion

Sophie Calle

Vito Acconci

Jorge Macchi

Maya Lin

Nina Katchadourian


Lawrence Weiner

Mel Chin

Jon Rubin (Conflict Kitchen)

David Shrigley

Spencer Finch

Robin Hewlett and Ben Kinsley (Street with a View)

Tours & Guides: Christine Hill, Gary Sweeney, REPO History, Olafur Eliasson (waterfalls), Temporary travel Office

Walking: Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller, Hamish Fulton, Richard Long, San Kellar, Martin Kersels, Diane Borsato, Marina Abramovic and Ulay, Jenn Goodwin and Jessica Rose, Emily Jacir, Yoko Ono, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, David Hammons, Eleanor Antin, William Pope L., Lee Walton

Land Arts: Robert Smithson, Michael Heizer, Nancy Holt, Walter De Maria

Check out this blog as well! There are a number of artists that have posts. 


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