Joan Stubbins: Renewal

Stubbins, Joan
July 1995
Surface Design Journal;Summer95, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p22
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the art work entitled "Renewal" by Joan Stubbins. According to Stubbins, the piece was conceptualized and produced during a summer drought and thought of the renewing qualities that spring brings. Stubbins aims to convey his feelings of stewardship to earth and realized the importance of cooperation to save earth from own destruction. Moreover, the piece has a sense of upward movement which is emphasized by the structure of the grids, the movement of the plant-like elements, and the direction of the pile.


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