New 100-acre Park in Indianapolis to Fuse Landscape with Art

Yesterday the Indianapolis Museum of Art announced the names of 10 artists and artist collectives selected to create works for the new IMA Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park. The 100-acre park, scheduled to open in 2009, will be designed by landscape architect Edward L. Blake, ASLA, and architect Marlon Blackwell. The pair will work with the artists throughout the design and build process.

Below is the list of IMA artists:

  • Haluk Akakçe
  • Atelier Van Lieshout
  • Kendall Buster
  • Sam Easterson
  • Peter Eisenman
  • Alfredo Jaar
  • Los Carpinteros
  • Tea Mäkipää
  • Type A
  • Andrea Zittel

Click here to go directly to view a professionally produced 5-minute video overview of the project.

[via our friends at ArchNewsNow]

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