Diana Lynn
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2000-2006
An environmental/interactive/insertion art project. Thousands of shaped and engraved pieces of shell  were given to 140 participants, who placed these shells on beaches, rivers and waterways around the world in commemoration, honouring, contemplation  and gifting.







projects 1994-2000
Conceptions
Memory's children
hundreds + thousands
The word and the leaf
1995-99
Maternity as concept and experience.
A  three-year project encompassing journals, paintings, quilting and more The projects core was the inclusion of  seventeen women who  shared their stories about conceiving, bearing or having children.
Childhood memories
as they are kept
and rekindled
through dolls
2000-2001. A year-long project  with the Surrey Art Gallery in British Columbia
Every leaf on five trees were numbered and  poetic lines were written on leaves throughout Bear Creek Park.  When the leaves fell, they were collected, washed, dried, pressed and pinned  to the walls of the gallery. Gallery visitors were invited to participate in many different ways..
1999
The orality of language,
thinking of it as food, as juice,
a way to turn what is other  
into part of oneself
ephemeral art   ecological  art insertions  environmental installations  organic sculpture   site-sensitive art   canadian environmental artist
diana lynn thompson 1994- 2000