Su18 Vorissis - COMPLIT 122 - Golden State(s): Representations of California in Literature, Film, and Television

Max Yavno
Muscle Beach
gelatin silver print on paper
7 15/16 in. x 13 7/16 in. ( 20.1 cm x 34.2 cm )
Museum Purchase
This screenprint has a series of horizontal lines in pink, orange, green, grey, tan, black, and blue. At the top, there is a grid design in black, tan and white. There is a band of figures at the bottom with images of Mickey and Minnie Mouse. Below, there is a band of colored hexigons and a band of dark pink with white text, which reads: "horizon of expectation". The problem 'Which comes first, the solid. The fashioning power, that has not contained in R*. In the first case we choose Z for A and thus get R* = B. In the second case we may also write the second line in the form (2<em>ˆ</em>1) Z T1, ..., from the dialectical usage. / almost an example of painted philosophy. Thus, the result of these pictures we can carry on a dialogue. fore T = ASi. Consequently the order of B is Zb, half of its operations are proper forming the group T the other half are improper, the coloring serves the visualization of form. The / colored border unconscious expectations, these CtT(a) + CtF(a) = Ct(a) no ve ní, vune ne vea ní.
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi
Horizon of Expectations
screenprint on paper
40 3/16 in x 26 9/16 in (102.08 cm x 67.47 cm)
Gift of Professor Diane M. Kirkpatrick
Elliott Erwitt
Pennsylvania Dutch and Adidas, Santa Cruz, U.S.A., from "Recent Developments"
gelatin silver print on paper
14 in. x 11 in. ( 35.5 cm x 27.9 cm )
Gift of Lawrence and Carol Zicklin
This drawing shows the head of a man. Sketched lines with shading around cheeks and eyes, which are closed, create the visage.  A faintly visible hat is sketched on the head. The drawing is signed (u.r.) "Anton Refregier." It may also say "San Francisco" although the handwriting is not clear.
Anton Refregier
Study of a Man's Head for "History of California"
graphite on paper
16 3/4 in x 13 15/16 in (42.55 cm x 35.4 cm)
This is a black and white photograph showing a rocky outcropping with boulders and brush vegetation set agains a hazy scene of buildings and roads below. On the right are the rooftops of houses clustered at the base of the hillside and on the left are a group of laid foundations for a housing development. In the distance below are roads and buildings.
Joe Deal
Colton, California, from "The Fault Zone"
gold-toned gelatin silver print on paper
13 13/16 in. x 13 3/4 in. ( 35.1 cm x 35 cm )
Gift of The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation, in memory of Morris D. Baker, a graduate of The University of Michigan School of Architecture, 1952
David Chun
Chinese Shrimp Camp
lithograph on paper
9 ¾ in x 14 ⅛ in (24.77 cm x 35.88 cm)
Allocated by the U.S. Government Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
The photograph depicts a river lined with snow-covered banks and pine trees and a snow-capped mountain rising in the distance.  
Ansel Adams
Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite Valley, California
gelatin silver print on paper
14 11/16 in x 19 5/16 in (37.31 cm x 49.05 cm);26 3/16 in x 32 3/16 in (66.52 cm x 81.76 cm);22 3/16 in x 28 1/16 in (56.36 cm x 71.28 cm)
Gift of Harry H. Lunn, Jr.
A black-and-white image of a man and woman sitting on a strip of grass which separates the dirt road on the right from the water on the left. A fishing pole extends up and to the left. The man looks upward and the woman stares off to her left.
Peter Turnley
San Joaquin Valley, California, USA, 1975
archival pigment print on paper
20 in x 24 in (50.8 cm x 60.96 cm);13 ½ in x 20 in (34.29 cm x 50.8 cm)
Gift of David and Jennifer Kieselstein
Black and white image of powerlines and two lit streetlights at night. 
Dean Brierly
Third Street Bridge, Los Angeles
photograph on paper
20 in x 16 in (50.8 cm x 40.64 cm);15 in x 15 in (38.1 cm x 38.1 cm)
Gift of Eeta Gershow
Max Yavno
Cable Car, San Francisco, California
gelatin silver print on paper
10 1/2 in. x 10 7/8 in. ( 26.6 cm x 27.7 cm )
Museum Purchase
Image of a pool of a reflective surface. A swath of green and orange juts up from the lower left corner.
Glenn Rand
La Brea
archival particle print on paper
15 ⅛ in x 17 in (38.42 cm x 43.18 cm);11 in x 14 ½ in (27.94 cm x 36.83 cm)
Gift of the artist
This photograph depicts an aerial view of an earth work of a human figure encased by the shape of a pentagon.
Marilyn Bridges
Ha-ak, Blythe Site #1, Blythe, CA
gelatin silver print on paper
20 in x 24 in (50.8 cm x 60.96 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)


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