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Published by University of Nebraska in Lincoln .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Nebraska,
  • Lincoln.

Subjects:

  • Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery.,
  • Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Sculpture -- Nebraska -- Lincoln.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Karen O. Janovy ; with forewords by Norman A. Geske and Janice Driesbach ; introduction by David Cateforis ; essays by Daniel A. Siedell ... [et al.].
ContributionsJanovy, Karen O., 1940-, Siedell, Daniel A., 1966-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNB198 .S3517 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3396284M
ISBN 10080327629X
ISBN 109780803276291
LC Control Number2005008512

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The Sheldon Art Association is a non-profit organization that has over members. Sheldon Museum of Art. The Sheldon Museum of Art was initially known as the University of Nebraska Art Galleries, and was then formerly known as Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery. The museum's name was changed in , along with the support organization that Architect: Philip Johnson. Buy Sculpture from the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery by Janice T. Driesbach, Norman A. Geske, David Cateforis, Karen O. Janovy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Table of Contents for Sculpture from the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery / edited by Karen O. Janovy ; with forewords by Norman A. Geske and Janice Driesbach ; introduction by David Cateforis ; essays by Daniel A. Siedell [et al.], available from the Library of Congress. The sculpture collection that is the subject of this book is worthy of priority consideration. This is a truly remarkable holding of major artists of the twentieth century. Although certain sculptors are missing from its stellar list, the overall quality of the works makes the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery at the University of Nebraska a major center for the study of modern sculpture in the Author: Joan M. Marter.

Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden by Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery this book provides an insightful overview of over thirty years of the artist's accomplishments, from his drawings, sculptures, and site-specific installations to his remarkable series of architectural transformations, including his well-known house at Capp. Google Book Searches conducted in and by Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) located the following brochures, catalogues and gallery guides published on paper in connection with the Museum and with a topic of American representational list may not include all relevant publications. Titles are listed by date of publication, with most recent listed first.   "Sculpture from the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery," a new book published by the University of Nebraska Press, presents 90 selected works in photos and essays. To mark the publication, the Sheldon and the press will hold a public reception and book signing by the editor and principal essayists from p.m. Dec. 2 at the museum, 12th and R. Exhibition 7: Inspired by Rodin, September through October Organized by Arnold L. Lehman, Director of the Brooklyn Museum of Art in New York, this exhibition was a tribute to Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, who, in addition to having sponsored all eight of the sculpture exhibitions, owned the largest private collection of Rodin sculptures in the world.

The essays examine the works of sculptors represented in the Sheldon's collection, including Barlach, Brancusi, Calder, Duchamp, Moore, and Rodin, and present a concise yet comprehensive overview of pertinent scholarship that will be of value to both students and experts in the field."--BOOK JACKET. Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden at UNL More than 35 works by national and international artists on 15 acres of the campus, with most of the work concentrated near the Sheldon Art Gallery. Artists include di Suvero, Heizer, Hunt, Lachaise, Neri, Oldenburg and Van Bruggen, Serra, Shea, Smith, and Zorach. The Sheldon Art Association collection began as the Haydon Art Club named for Benjamin Robert Haydon, a British painter. The club organized annual art exhibitions around Lincoln with the goal f bringing in works from a variety of artists from across the country. The group also provided funds to support art education at he university. "The Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln houses one of America's finest collections of twentieth-century sculpture. In addition to the major art historical landmarks that reflect the achievements of more than a century of collecting by the Nebraska Art Association and the University of Nebraska, the gallery has recently added monumental sculptures that provide a.