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Author: Main Author: Lewis, Aaron - American 10/25/1984
Title: Vanished scapes: St. Louis
Digital Record: St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries

2008, Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries. Data are freely accessible.

Print source:
St. Louis, A. Lewis, 2006.
St. Louis, Washington University, 2006.
Subject terms:
Artist Keywords: St. Louis
Artist Keywords: History
Artist Keywords: The Arch
Artist Keywords: Pruitt-Igoe
Artist Keywords: North St. Louis
Artist Keywords: Architecture
Artist Keywords: Mill Creek Valley
Artist Keywords: Mapping
Artist Keywords: Figure-ground
Artist Keywords: Loss
Artist Keywords: Urban renewal
Artist Keywords: Photography
Artist Keywords: Political / social commentary
Artist Keywords: Urban decay
Artist Keywords: Vacancy
Artist Keywords: Urban planning
Artist Keywords: Street grid
Sam Fox Keywords: History
Sam Fox Keywords: Identity of place
Sam Fox Keywords: Industrialization / decay
Sam Fox Keywords: Mapping
Sam Fox Keywords: Political / social commentary
Library Keywords: Artists' books
Library Keywords: Vacant lands -- Missouri -- Saint Louis
Library Keywords: Wrecking -- Missouri -- Saint Louis
Notes: Influences - Ecology of Absense (blog), Built St. Louis (website), Urban Review STL (blog), Metropolis Magazine, Dwell Magazine, Mapping Boston
Artist Statement - Using a map of the city's original street grid, Vanishedscapes examines St. Louis' most prominent vanished landscapes. By cutting the street grid from these 'scapes' and then examining them through a variety of media, one gains an appreciation forjust how much has been lost.
Physical Description - Perfect Bind, Printed on Epson Inkjet Printer. BFK Rives 250lb. Paper, Double Sided Tape