WSJ interview with Maya Lin

Maya Lin, artist and designer of the Museum talks about MOCA and her new project, "What is Missing?" in today's Wall Street Journal. The project website,, will be launched on April 22 to coincide with Earth Day.



Wall Street Journal, 3/29/2010

The Collector: Maya Lin

"Maya Lin approached her latest megaproject -- "What Is Missing?" -- with the acquisitive zeal of a born collector.

"I have over a thousand sounds of animals," says the Chinese-American conceptual sculptor, video artist and architect. That's not all. Over the past three years, with the help of scientists and conservationists, Ms. Lin has procured numerous satellite images, historical maps, poetic narratives, birdcalls and videos of such creatures as pronghorns, jaguars and toads..." Read the full article.