10 UMMA Objects
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Photograph looking straight down onto a built landscape.
László Moholy-Nagy (American (North American))
From the Radio Tower, Berlin
Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. Adelson
This is an image of a cluster of trees viewed from the ground up; their tops appear almost to converge just left of center. 
Dmitri Baltermants (Russian (culture or style))
Tree Study (Homage to Rodchenko)
1939 – 1990
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
This small watercolor shows the view of an arch by a city waterfront. A wall closes off the left side of the street leading up to the arch, and creates a powerful sense of recession into space leading from the foreground to the monument in the middle distance. Scattered figures inhabit the street. Beyond the arch may be glimpsed the waters of a bay and a hill rising above the far shore.
Samuel Prout (British (modern))
Untitled (Ancona with a View of the Arch of Trajan)
1824 – 1852
Joseph F. McCrindle Collection
A two point perspective lithograph print depicting a high-rise building in New York.
Emilio Sanchez
New York on a Sunny Day
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
A large gathering of figures looks toward a young male figure gesticulating to the crowd on the right with his back to the viewer. Two imposing older male figures are positioned to the left of the young man. The architectural cityscape recedes perspectivally in the distance. A large domed building looms over the horizon line.
Hans Collaert I
Daniel Intervening on Behalf of Susanna
1574 – 1584
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
A black and white lithograph print of a building in a two-point perspective.
Emilio Sanchez
La Casa Grande
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
A two-point perspective drawing of a big yellow building with red rooftop around the corner on the street.
Emilio Sanchez
La Fortaleza
1970 – 1975
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation
15-minute video projected onto a building
Chris Doyle
What I See When I Look at You
Gift of Chris Doyle
An abstract arrangement of geometric shapes that creates the prismatic optical illusion of multiple planes or dimensions.
Nicolas Schöffer (French (culture or style))
Prisme I
1948 – 1973
Museum Purchase
A color lithograph print depicting a one point perspective view of a series of door entrances.
Emilio Sanchez
Untitled, Vista al Mar
Gift of the Emilio Sanchez Foundation