F16 Berrey - AMCULT 374 - The Politics and Culture of the "Sixties"

A Study Case Selection

The print has a blue background. A girl is shown with blonde hair, red lips and a melancholy facial expression. She holds a microphone, opening her mouth and emitting a speech bubble saying, "The melody haunts my reverie." The artist applied the technique of Ben Day dots to depict her skins.
Roy Lichtenstein
The Melody Haunts My Reverie
screenprint on white wove paper
30 in. x 24 in. ( 76.2 cm x 61 cm )
Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. Adelson
The phrase "Do you think Fluxus made a difference?" is digitally printed on paper and signed by artist then placed in a mass produced frame with a googly-eye sticker in the lower right corner. 
Ben Patterson
"Do you think Fluxus made a difference?"
ink on paper, sticker on Plexiglas, within frame
8 1/4 in x 6 1/4 in x 5/8 in (20.96 cm x 15.88 cm x 1.59 cm)
Gift of the artist
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Frank Stella
Untitled, from "Ten Works + Ten Painters"
screenprint on paper
24 1/16 in x 20 1/16 in (61.12 cm x 50.96 cm);18 in x 18 in (45.72 cm x 45.72 cm);32 1/8 in x 26 1/8 in (81.6 cm x 66.36 cm)
Gift of Graham and Marianne Smith
A black and white wood engraving of Martin Luther King Jr.  His mouth is open wide as if giving one of his famous speeches.  Underneath his image is a quote of King's and his signature.
Ben Shahn
Martin Luther King
wood engraving on paper
26 1/4 in. x 22 1/4 in. x 3/4 in. ( 66.68 cm x 56.52 cm x 1.91 cm )
Gift of the Robbins Center for Cross Cultural Communication, Founder Warren M. Robbins
Sonia Sheridan
screenprint on paper
24 1/8 x 18 in. (61.28 x 45.72 cm)
Gift of Professor Diane M. Kirkpatrick
Warrington Colescott
The Great Society 'Inner Core'
color etching on paper
22 1/2 x 30 1/8 in. (57 x 76.5 cm);17 7/8 x 18 in. (45.4 x 45.6 cm);22 1/2 x 30 1/8 in. (57 x 76.5 cm)
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
Elliott Erwitt
Jackie Kennedy at Funeral, from "Portfolio of 15 Photographs"
gelatin silver print on paper
16 in. x 19 15/16 in. ( 40.7 cm x 50.7 cm )
Gift of Gerald Lotenberg
A group of African Americans praying while kneeling on a street. There is concrete pavement and a brick building behind them.
Danny Lyon
John Lewis in Cairo, from "Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement"
gelatin silver print on paper
11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 cm)
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
A black and white photograph of four people lying on the ground. One person's face is covered by an American flag, while the man behind her has his face covered by a hat. The group appears to be asleep. The feet and shoes of other people standing around the group of four is visible in the background. The print is signed (l.r.) "Edward Roberson" in pen.
Edward (Robbie) Roberson
Tired Marchers Sleep on the Streets—"We were tired, we were tired.", Selma, Alabama
inkjet print on paper
11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 cm)
Gift of Detroit Focus 2000, and partial purchase with funds from the Jean Paul Slusser Memorial Fund
James Rosenquist
color offset on paper
23 x 23 1/16 in. (58.3 x 58.5 cm);28 x 28 in. (71 x 71 cm)
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
This photograph depicts a scene at a crowded political demonstration in a city. The crowd is waving flags and signs, and a reporter is extending a microphone to a yelling man wearing a construction hardhat.
Garry Winogrand
New York City
gelatin silver print on paper
9 1/16 in x 13 7/16 in (23.02 cm x 34.13 cm)
Gift of Stanley T. Lesser, A.B. 1951, J.D. 1953
A photograph of two men kissing. The man on the right wraps his arms around the other. Each have tattoos on their arms and wear cut-off vests.
Danny Lyon
Corky and Funny Sonny, Chicago
gelatin silver print on paper
14 in x 11 in (35.56 cm x 27.94 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)


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