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Maya Ying Lin (born October 5, 1959) is an American designer and sculptor. In 1981, while an undergraduate at Yale University, she achieved national recognition when she won a national design competition for the planned Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.Lin has designed numerous memorials, public and private buildings, landscapes, and sculptures. Although she is best known for historical memorials, she is also known for environmentally themed works, which often address environmental decline. According to Lin, she draws inspiration from the architecture of nature but believes that nothing she creates can match its beauty.

Maya Lin
Maya Lin, in 2014
Born
Maya Ying Lin

(1959-10-05) October 5, 1959 (age 62)
NationalityAmerican
EducationYale University
Known forLand art, architecture, memorials
Notable work
Vietnam Veterans Memorial (1982)
Civil Rights Memorial (1989)
Spouse(s)Daniel Wolf
Children2
AwardsNational Medal of Arts Presidential Medal of Freedom
Websitemayalin.com
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Maya Lin

Maya Lin's About

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Maya Lin is an American architect and artist whose design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. made her famous. The majority of her works, which range from modest sculptures in galleries to stunning large-scale environmental projects, appear to be inspired by natural characteristics and terrain. Lin was born to Chinese parents who had relocated to the United States before she was born, and she was a shy youngster with few friends. She was an intelligent young lady who excelled at school and kept herself occupied by reading, hiking, and working in her father's pottery workshop. After graduating from high school, she went to Yale University to study architecture, and her most well-known work, the design for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., developed out of a senior year class project. She then became active in artistic activities after receiving a master's degree in architecture and erected another iconic Civil Rights memorial. She eventually switched to other sorts of architectural works, such as glass sculptures and art installations, in order to avoid being stereotyped as a memorial builder. She has gained tremendous acclaim for her artistic achievements over the course of her long and rich career, and she is still working as a sculptor and architect.

Maya Lin Family life

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She married and had a daughter with art and photography dealer and collector Daniel Wolf.

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Maya Lin Before Fame

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Lin Huiyin, her aunt, is credited as becoming China's first female architect.

Maya Lin Trivia

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She is a Chinese-American sculptor and landscape artist.

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Like Kellie Martin , Lin also graduated from Yale University.

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Facts About Maya Lin

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● Maya Lin was born on October 5, 1959 (age 62) in Ohio, United States
● She is a celebrity sculptor
● She attended Saybrook College, Yale School of Architecture, Yale University, Athens High School
● Her spouse is Daniel Wolf
● You can find Her website below: http://www.mayalin.com/



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