UCB Libraries

 

Art: A Sampling of the University Libraries Permanent Collection

Examples of artwork owned by the Libraries and on display in Norlin

 

painting: Sampson:Pharoach Blue

Frank Sampson
Pharoach Blue, 1983
acrylic on Arches paper with sand collaged on board

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin

sculpture: Steiner: Running Brave

Greg Steiner
Running Brave, 1977
sculpture
Presented to
The University of Colorado
by the
William G. Parrott Foundation. 1977

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin, 2nd floor, east stairwell

lithograph: Tahe: George Norlin

M. Tahe
George Norlin, 1939
lithograph

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin, 2nd floor, Circulation Area

painting: Tekpankalli: Muralista


Aurelio Diaz Tekpankalli
Muralista, 1985
oil on canvass
"Presente"
Cantando a la Tierra

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin, 1st floor, east lobby

 

"Liberacion a traves del conocimiento" (Liberation Through Knowledge)

This mural represents one of the most unique forms of expression of the Mejicano-Indio culture, reflecting a message of unity amongst all peoples of the world who are dedicated to the struggles of the oppressed. Only through respect for the land, all living things and the historical contributions of all races cansolidarity exist to insure future peace and equality.

painting: Violet: Lost Atlantis

A.C. Violet
Lost Atlantis, 2003
oil on canvass

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin

Lisa Hamburg-Reasoner: The Narcissist (oil painting)

Lisa Hamburg-Reasoner
The Narcissist
5x5', oil on canvass

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin

Celestial Light, 1986 (painting on canvass)

Wiilam Wallace Carson
Celestial Light, 1986
4x4', oil on canvass

Photo: John Dziadecki

 

Norlin