Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 231 Collections and/or Records:
Overview A high-resolution image of a Passenger Pigeon specimen created from the Denver Museum of Nature and Scienceâ€™s extinct bird collection. The image was featured in Media Cluster #2, in the site-specific art installation, HYLAEA, in Penrose Library, at the University of Denver from October 14th, 2010- February 14th, 2011.
Dates: 2008 May 8
Overview A high-resolution image of Passenger Pigeon specimens created from the Denver Museum of Nature and Scienceâ€™s extinct bird collection. The image was in the site-specific art installation, HYLAEA, in Penrose Library, at the University of Denver from October 14th, 2010- February 14th, 2011.
Dates: 2010 October 30
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes, and Painted plaster cast of a portion of a suitcase. Canvas has floral patterned wallpaper with large red flowers, covered with wax. Canvas is surrounded by ash wood frame. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional.
Overview The Radisnky family, Lithuania/East European inmmigrants, first settled on Denver's West Side in the 1890. Rabbi David Radinsky was the Rabbi of a small Mogen David synangogue orginally organized in his home. His son, Abraham David (A. D. Radinsky) started the A. D. Radinsky and Sons, Inc rag factory. The collection contains photographs, artwork, ephemera, business cards, business catalogs and family papers related to the Radinsky family.
Dates: 1700 - 1980; c. 17th Century-1980
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, gold, and blues surrounded by an ash wood frame. Images of hands reaching down from top of canvas toward a wax cast of a chain lock on a door. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional. Multiple lines of Hebrew script carved into the waxed surface at bottom.
Item — Object B398.01.00027: Series B398.01 [U186023282786]
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, oranges, golds, blues and purples surrounded by ash wood frame. Canvas has black and white image of Maurice Blik and a reverse transfer of the image adjacent. Image is a photocopy of Deborah Howard’s print, B398.01.00017. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional and has nails embedded in it. Tally marks carved into wax and images of the Star of David and a moth visible in the wax (artist uses moths to symbolize Jews in her work).
Dates: circa 2008
Overview Collection contains papers, correspondence, reports, publications, newspaper clippings, copies of articles, diagrams, notes, forms, grants, policies, art exhibitions, publicity, plant operations, art collection inventory, budgets, curriculum, book orders, student grades, and graduation handbooks related to the School of Art and Art History at the University of Denver from 1948 through 2010. Some material in this collection remains unprocessed.
Dates: Other: 1948-2010