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THE EYE OF THE WETLANDS
The Chenglong wetlands in Kouhu Township, Yunlin County was originally a vast farmlands. However, after the strata subsidence and the typhoon Wayne1986) and the typhoon Herb1996), the farmlands became a due to the accumulation of water. Now this land has become a habitat for many birds, has also spawned many aquatic plants and become an important ecological environment in Yunlin County.
The "Eye of the Wetlands" is a work located in the sunset park of Chenglong wetlands. The work starts with the conception of water and enters this ecology with the softness of water. It the trees and the wooden gazebo is woven with the space in front of the beautiful sunset in the wetlands to create a natural sculpture with a flowing shape. It is like the eye of nature, watching the land changes, weaving our common dreams and imagination of the future of the land.
Artist: Lee, Kuei-Chih / Lua Rivera
Materials: Driftwood and stretch rope
Size: 950cm(L) X 700cm(W) X 350cm(H)
Location: Humedales de Chenglong Wetlands, municipio de Kouhu, condado de Yunlin, Taiwan