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    • Medical-Dental Research Building.

    • Medical-Dental Research Building.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Research facilities;

    • Medical-Dental Research Building on University of Louisville's Health Sciences Campus. A view of the front entrance, with the name of the building featured on the roof of the entranceway. Current uses: Departments of the School of Medicine...
    • Parkway Field, 1950s.

    • Parkway Field, 1950s.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Sports & recreation facilities; Stadiums; Parkway Field (Louisville, Ky.)

    • Parkway Field, with schedule of home football games posted on the wall. Parkway Field has a long history with the university and the city. In addition to serving as Louisville's minor league baseball field (1923-1956), it provided a home to the...
    • Parkway Field.

    • Parkway Field.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Sports & recreation facilities; Stadiums; Parkway Field (Louisville, Ky.)

    • Parkway field seen from a distance. Industrial buildings can be seen in the background, and smoke or steam rises from several smokestacks. The words "Parkway Field" are written on the roof that covers the stands, and the field has large...
    • Medical-Dental Research Building.

    • Medical-Dental Research Building.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Research facilities;

    • Medical-Dental Research Building on University of Louisville's Health Sciences Campus. This appears to show the building in final stages of construction. There is a fence around the perimeter of the building, and landscaping has not yet been done....
    • The False Mirror.

    • The False Mirror.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Eyes; Body parts; Clouds; Puns (Visual works)

    • "Magritte's False Mirror of 1928 depicts a large eye (from which the familiar CBS logo is derived). The black circle at the center can refer both to the pupil and to the eclipsed sun. The observer is thrown off balance by the unusual close-up...
    • Splitting.

    • Splitting.

    • Collages; Montages; Demolition; Privacy; Architecture; Buildings; Houses; Dwellings; Residential facilities; Sections; Interiors; Rooms & spaces; Architectural elements; Walls; Ceilings; Stairways; Windows; Doors & doorways; Attics

    • Black and white photo-collage; "This collage makes use of photographs of a project carried out by Matta Clark in Englewood, New Jersey, which involved him splitting apart a house that was due for demolition. Having divided the house in half by...
    • Civilisation Atlantique.

    • Civilisation Atlantique.

    • Paintings; Allusions; Anti-Americanism; Politics & government; Political issues; Capitalism; Imperialism; Wealth; Corruption; Poverty; Emigration & immigration; Social classes; Economic & social conditions; Domestic life; Child labor;...

    • "This enormous, collage-like painting is crammed with anti-American allusions. An electric chair sits on the plinth at the top center (the Rosenbergs were electrocuted as Russian spies in 1953). A GI nonchalantly reads a pornographic magazine....
    • Girl before a Mirror.

    • Girl before a Mirror.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Abstract paintings; Abstract works; Girls; Breasts; Mirrors; Reflections; Mental states

    • "Another stylistic shift in Picasso's work that was influenced by Cubism has been called Surrealism. This term literally means 'above real' and denotes a truer reality than that of the visible world. In the Girl before a Mirror of 1932,...
    • Girl before a Mirror, detail.

    • Girl before a Mirror, detail.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Abstract paintings; Abstract works; Girls; Mirrors; Reflections; Mental states; Details

    • "Another stylistic shift in Picasso's work that was influenced by Cubism has been called Surrealism. This term literally means 'above real' and denotes a truer reality than that of the visible world. In the Girl before a Mirror of 1932,...
    • Monument to Malcolm X (#II)

    • Monument to Malcolm X (#II)

    • Sculpture; Monuments; Monuments & memorials; Abstract works; Abstract sculpture; Metalwork; Textiles; Wool; Mixed media

    • Bronze and wool; “[Riboud’s] sculptures are studies in opposites—soft vs. hard, black vs. white. Her use of contrasting materials, bronze and silk cording or bronze and wood, is an extension of this exploration.” (caption, p.80)
    • This Is How You Sit Correctly (after Goya).

    • This Is How You Sit Correctly (after Goya).

    • Paintings; Acrylic paintings; Collages; Allusions; Women; Heads (Anatomy); Faces; Clothing & dress; Dresses; Headgear; Pointing fingers; Smiling; Chairs; Seating furniture; Furniture; Doors & doorways; Floors; Snakes; Reptiles; Animals;...

    • "Polke's work frequently juxtaposes images wrenched from different periods of history. At the bottom left he makes use of a collage by the early twentieth-century Surrealist Max Ernst, whilst the central image derives from a satirical etching...
    • Bald Eagle.

    • Bald Eagle.

    • Collages; Abstract works; Eagles; Birds; Animals

    • "In the year before Pollock's premature death, Krasner made powerful collages, possibly drawing on the huge semi-abstract 'paper-cuts' that the veteran French Modernist Henri Matisse was producing around this time. In one of these collages she...
    • Flower in the Wind.

    • Flower in the Wind.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Abstract paintings; Abstract works; Abstract drawings; Drawings; Pencil works

    • "In her consistent use of grids Agnes Martin participated in a tradition in twentieth-century art stretching from the Cubists and Mondrian to her Minimalist contemporaries. The grid was a non-hierarchical and non-referential structure. It...
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