Hikmet Sidney Loe

Hikmet Loe

Adjunct Coordinator
Westminster College

Areas of Expertise

The Spiral Jetty, Sun Tunnels, Land Art, 19–20th century Utah art and artists

About Hikmet Sidney Loe

Hikmet Sidney Loe teaches art history at Westminster College and frequently lectures on and writes about Land Art. Her extensive exploration of Robert Smithson’s earthwork the Spiral Jetty is forthcoming from Utah State University Press in a book titled The Spiral Jetty and Rozel Point: Rotating Through Time and Place. She is an independent interpreter for the Center for Land Use Interpretation, often touring Great Salt Lake with individuals and groups interested in experiencing the Spiral Jetty and Nancy Holt’s earthwork Sun Tunnels. Her photography of these earthworks has been featured at the Whitney Museum of American Art (Robert Smithson retrospective exhibition, 2005), and in the publications Nancy Holt: Sightlines (2011) and Land Art by Gilles A. Tiberghien (2012).

Media Contacts

Arikka Von

About Westminster

Westminster is a private, independent, and comprehensive college in Salt Lake City, Utah. Students experience the liberal arts blended with professional programs in an atmosphere dedicated to civic engagement. With the goal of enabling its graduates to live vibrant, just, and successful lives, Westminster provides transformational learning experiences for both undergraduate and graduate students in a truly student-centered environment. Faculty focus on teaching, learning, and developing distinctive, innovative programs, while students thrive on Westminster’s urban Sugar House campus within minutes of the Rocky Mountains.

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