Advanced Search

K-12 Educator
K-12 Student
Museum Visitor
UMMA Docent
UMMA Staff
University Faculty
University Student
Between and Mortarboard


UMMA Object Specific Fields






Query builder

F13 Gunckel - AMCULT 335 - Arts and Culture in American Life

This print has rows of stencilled black text in all capital letters on white background. In pencil, the print is signed and dated (l.r.) "Glenn Lignon '92" and numbered (l.l.) "27/45". 
Glenn Ligon
Untitled
1992
etching, aquatint, spitbite, sugarlift | Rives BFK paper
Museum Purchase
1993/2.13.1
This is a line drawing done in colors of red, orange, blue, yellow, brown and green, on white paper. In the top center portion of the sheet are the words, "A LIE". Below this are forms that resemble an egg, a slice of bacon, a piece of bread with a pat of yellow butter. Below these forms are some round shapes, labeled "flakes", a bowl and a carton of milk, labeled "milk".
Jean-Michel Basquiat
A Lie
1981
colored crayons | paper
Gift of Arthur Cohen in honor of Ben and Yetta Cohen
1985/2.18
This work shows a black and white photograph of a crowd of people outdoors, with trees in the background. On the left is a uniformed policeman holding a dog on a leash in one hand and a club in the other. In the center area there is a man, with his back to the viewer, who is being attacked by two dogs. One, controlled by another policeman, is ripping his clothing and the other, with teeth bared, is attacking his right hand. In the crowd there are men watching the attack and looking at the policemen.
Andy Warhol
Birmingham Race Riot
1964
screenprint | paper
Gift of Graham and Marianne Smith
1986/1.194.5
A photograph of a group of four young men in football jerseys and casual attire walking down the street. Behind them are two steel rolling doors covered in graffiti.
Danny Lyon
Carlos Leaving the Football Game
1992
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
2013/2.354
Mabel Dwight
Merchano—Marvel of the Age
1928
print | paper
Museum Purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
1987/2.71
Ann Michalov
Tenant Farm
1904 - 1938
lithograph | paper
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration Commissioned through the New Deal art projects

Prior Credit Line Information: (changed 1/11/13)
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration
Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1938.15
This is an abstract face of a figure looking to the right. The head is divided into compartments of varying textures by several straight lines. There are piano keys are on the left side of the head, and a cigarette at top left. 
Sargent Johnson
Lenox Avenue
1938
lithograph | paper
Allocated by the U.S. Government
Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1943.63
;
David Chun
Chinese Shrimp Camp
1939
lithograph | paper
Allocated by the U.S. Government
Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1943.17
Basil Hawkins
The Road to Ann Arbor
1939
lithograph | paper
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
1943.53
Two shadowed figures with weapons on the left face a group of four figures, in the light, on the right. Of the four, one is holding a sign and another is lying on the ground. Smoke from a fire billows in the background alongside industrial machinery.
Thomas Hart Benton
Mine Strike
1933 - 1936
lithograph | paper
Museum Purchase
1935.23
Elevated view of traffic on an urban street. 
Karl Struss
Mercedes Autobus, Fifth Avenue and 38th Street, New York
1912
sepia-toned platinum print | paper
Gift of the artist
1978/2.42
This print shows a festive, large, dense crowd of people at a beach. Some figures on the right side of the print appear to be climbing on top of each other in a human pyramid. To the left is a bridge or boardwalk that is also crowded with people.
Reginald Marsh
Coney Island Beach
1934
etching | paper
Museum Purchase
1956/1.52

0 Comments

8 Tags & 0 Keywords

Tags
American culture — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
Americas — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
Modernization — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
North america — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
U.s. culture — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
U.s. history — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
United states — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)
University class selection — by seth@whirl-i-gig.com (February 13 2017 @ 12:00 pm)

Part of 1 Learning Collection

W16 Peplin - SAC 376 - New Media Theory
<p>History of new media</p>

W15 Molldrem - ENGLISH 125 - Science, Technology, Medicine, Homosexuality
<p><span style="font-size: 14px;">History of wester...

Essay: Warhol, Roberson
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Angela Perez-Villa</...

Weems, Saar, Campos-Pons Essay
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Angela Perez-Villa</...

Glenn Ligon Essay    
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Angela Perez-Villa</...

Romare Bearden Essay
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Angela Perez-Villa</...

Essay: Cunliffe, Washington, Lincoln, and Douglass
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Pamela Reister</p>

Orozco, Rivera, Siqueiros Essay
<p>Understanding Race Essay by Angela Perez-Villa</...

Rate this Resource

AVG: 0 | Ratings: 0

& Author Notes

Creative Commons by-nc-sa (University of Michigan Museum of Art)

Last Updated

March 1, 2018 3:31 p.m.

Report


Reporting Policy