Landscape artist unveils a giant portrait of NASA pioneer Stephanie Wilson

Landscape artist unveils a giant portrait of NASA pioneer Stephanie Wilson

Landscape artist unveils a giant portrait of NASA pioneer Stephanie Wilson Landscape artist unveils a giant portrait of NASA pioneer Stephanie Wilson Stan Herd is known for giant works of art — his "earthworks" are etchings in the ground so big that they're best viewed from the sky. His most recent portrait of NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson on display in downtown Atlanta's Woodruff Park is 70 feet by 90 feet. In the portrait, Wilson looks skyward out of a spacesuit helmet. Above is the hashtag #AimHigher. Herd and his team removed large amounts of grass to make the image, and filled in those empty spaces with different light and dark materials — like mulch and compost — to create Wilson's portrait. Wilson was the second Black woman to go into …
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