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Read It I Have Read it I have read picture book biography f Maya Lin and the Vietnam Memorial but this had so much information I had no idea what kind f hassles she went through to get her design to completion because she was a young Asian woman She was kind f thrown into the fire with the toughest architecturaldesign job you a young Asian woman She was kind f thrown into the fire with the toughest architecturaldesign job you think f right ff the bat even before she finished college I like that she is picky with the projects she chooses to do It shows that her art and time have meaning to her Some f her utdoors projects were uite interesting to learn about A great read for artists art classes artarchitecture appreciators those about to visit the Vietnam Memorial and those looking for a good biographyNo content issues Maya LinThinking With Her Handsby Susan Goldman RubinChronicle BooksChildren s Nonfiction Middle GradePub Date 07 Nov 2017 I am voluntarily reviewing Maya Lin through Chronicle Books and NetgalleyAs a child Maya did not dream f becoming an artist but a veternarian She and her brother roamed the woods behind there house n Cable Lane in Athens Ohio where they would sit uietly watching the animalsMaya Yin Ling was born n October 51959 her Father was a Cermatist and her Mother a poet both f her parents taught at Ohio University Her parents had been born in China *but escaped to the United States during a Civil War in the 1940 s As a child Maya *escaped to the United States during a Civil War in the 1940 s As a child Maya not think f herself as an Asian American but as white because she wanted to fit in It wasn t until later that s Maya LinFittingly Susan Goldman Rubin titles the chapters f her book Ma. Cture in the world But most people are not as familiar with the reserved college student who entered and won the design competition to build it This accessible biography tells the story f Maya Lin from her struggle to stick with her vision The War at Home: One Family's Fight Against PTSD of the memorial to the wide varietyf works she has created since then Illustrated extensiv. ,
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her design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC completed as a college project won ut ver therdesign for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC completed as a college project won ut ver ther In her early 20s she found herself in a struggle to keep the integrity f her vision during a national conversation in which powerful *People Demanded Changes The Experience *demanded changes The experience the tone for major projects that would come throughout her careerMaya Lin Thinking With Her Hands by Susan Goldman Rubin tells the story f Lin s life in a biography accessible to young readers aged 8 to 12 While showcasing Lin s work the story also focuses Set Theory, Logic and Their Limitations on her groundbreaking role as an artist an achievement even impressive considering she began her career during a time when women and minorities had to work extra hard to be taken seriously Photographs show notnly Lin s work but how people interact with her installations which include buildings memorials and places in natureThe book s release coincides with the 35th anniversary f the Vietnam Veteran s Memorial which makes it a good time to reflect n the social changes that have ccurred during Lin s careerThe publisher provided me with a copy f this book in exchange for my honest review A biography The Stringbean Murders of architect and artist Maya Lin that looks at her life growing up then somef her biggest projects the inspiration for each أساطير شعبية من قلب جزيرة العرب: الجزء الرابع one and why she decided to do eachneSusan Goldman Rubin s books are lusciously put together They always are a feast for the eyes full Stricken (Asphalt Cowboys, of full color photographs glossy paper and well thoughtut spacing The Sporty Game of text They are also very informative but a fairly uick read All three aspects beauty info and length In the traditionf DELICIOUS WIDENESS WONDER and EVERYBODY PAINTS this is Susan Goldman Rubin's extensively researched and very accessible biography American Yakuza II of civic activist Maya Lin most famous for her designf the Vietnam Veterans Memorial The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC is Inventions That Changed the World: Working Wonders onef the most famous pieces f civic archite. .
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only knowing Maya Lin the designer f the Vietnam War Memorial and left with an impression Blood Love of a very thoughtful very skilled artist this small tome justver 100 Pages Offers Us A Glimpse Into Lin S Life Her offers us a glimpse into Lin s life her famous comissions and her creative process Published to coincide with the 35th anniversary f the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC which Maya Lin designed for a competition while still a college student the book echoes the famed architect s spare minimalist style with its compact trim size and simple rganizing principal from Copy provided by the publisher This was a fantastic well illustrated biography and I appreciated that it talked about different projects f Lin s Would I have bought a copy No Lin is 6 years lder than I am so a biography seems premature This will uickly date reuiring another biography to be bought I also look for biographies f people who have brought some kind f change to the world not movie stars r sports figures and Lin is n that line Okay the Vietnam Memorial is a nice work but has her architecture changed the world I d prefer a good book about Frank Lloyd Wright who did influence the way people live today by changing how houses were designe. Ely with photos and drawings the carefully researched text crosses multiple interests American history civic activism art history and cultural diversity and ffers a timely celebration f the memorial's 35th anniversary as well as contributing to the current important discussion DIY, Dammit!: A Practical Guide to Curse-Free Crafting of the rolef women and minorities in American socie.Book Only Knowing Maya Lin