OOSI Sculpture

Star-Crossed

1979 / Nancy Holt / Oxford

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An earth sculpture based on the observation that true (or astronomical) north and magnetic north meet at this longitude in Oxford, OH. The earth moung is a reference to the Native American mounds of this region. The sculpture consists of a reflecting pool, a skyward observational tunnel and a tunnel for walking or sitting in.

Location: Patterson Avenue

County

: Butler

Citation

: Nancy Holt, “Star-Crossed,” Ohio Outdoor Sculpture Inventory, accessed November 18, 2018, http://oosi.sculpturecenter.org/items/show/906.

Dublin Core

Title

Star-Crossed

Description

An earth sculpture based on the observation that true (or astronomical) north and magnetic north meet at this longitude in Oxford, OH. The earth moung is a reference to the Native American mounds of this region. The sculpture consists of a reflecting pool, a skyward observational tunnel and a tunnel for walking or sitting in.

Creator

Date

1979

Sculpture Item Type Metadata

Location City

Location County

Location Street

Patterson Avenue

Installation Date

01/01/1979

Creation Date

01/01/1979