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(Abstract Sculpture), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Fowler, Mel 1921-1987
Medium:
Sculpture: stone; Base: stone and concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by V.F.W Post 8200 Main Street Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Veteran's Park Corner of Myrtle & Main Streets Liberty Hill Texas
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000716
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
The bottom half of what was originally a twisting, figure eight, with several appendages sprouting off its curves to form small stumps and nubs. Also now missing, a dove rested atop the upper loop. The sculpture is placed atop several stone and concrete bases.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Origin, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Cumley, Dolores
Medium:
Sculpture: concrete; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000707
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture resembling a Mobius strip.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Guardian, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Goldberg, Brad 1954-
Medium:
Granite
Culture:
Asian
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Ethnic
Architecture
Control number:
IAS TX000695
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract totem-like sculpture reminiscent of Asian architecture.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Untitled, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Mabrey, T. J.
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000709
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Images, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Browne, Duff
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000694
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture of carved limestone with a highly textured surface, cross-hatched in some places. A series of prominent, horizontal lines are carved into the sculpture approximately one third of the way up.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Lotus, (sculpture)

Opening Lotus Blossom, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Yoshinao, Mihama
Medium:
Limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Object--Flower--Lotus
Control number:
IAS TX000701
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract vertical sculpture with an upper part that resembles a twisted rope. The upper section is placed on end, on top of several smaller stones that form a wider platform below.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Misterio di Vita, (sculpture)

Mysteries of Life, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Fowler, Mel 1921-1987
Medium:
Sculpture: marble; Base: limestone and concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Across the parking lot, Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Topic:
Abstract
Homage--Fowler, Mel
Occupation--Art--Sculptor
Control number:
IAS TX000715
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Tierra Madre, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Escobedo, Nati
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Allegory--Life--Womanhood
Control number:
IAS TX000703
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Liberty Cat, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Fowler, Mel 1921-1987
Medium:
Sculpture: sandstone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Animal--Cat
Allegory--Civic--Liberty
Control number:
IAS TX000713
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract cat mounted on a circular base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Evolution Number 2, (sculpture)

Evolution Number Two, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Reck, Renata
Medium:
Sculpture: probably limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000689
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture, the upper two-thirds of which has curves and folds and is highly sanded to a smooth finish. The lower third of the sculpture is roughly hewn and mostly untreated. The sculpture is mounted on a rectangular base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Blanco Mujer, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Piccolo, Tom
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone and wood, possibly cedar; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000691
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture consisting of an upright block of carved limestone, with a vertical beam of roughly hewn cedar set into a carved recess and fastened with two large metal bolts. On the back of the sculpture, two small cedar beams are stacked horizontally into a recess, approximately three-fourths of the way up from the sculpture's base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Space 13, (sculpture)

Space Thirteen, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Williams, Arthur
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000704
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture composed of two elements, an egg-shape and an asymmetrical arch. The sculpture is mounted on a rectangular base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Frozen Motion, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Hastenteufel, Dieter 1939-
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone and what appears to be Cor-Ten steel; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric
Control number:
IAS TX000696
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture with six sheets of metal positioned vertically, bent with diamond-shaped holes cut into them. A stone, supported by three steel posts sunk into the base, is pointed in the direction of the metal sheets. The sculpture is mounted on a rectangular base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Night Guardian, (sculpture)

To All the Women Who Would Have Been Sculptors, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Sutcliffe, Rita
Medium:
Sculpture: cast black concrete; Base: cast black concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Figure female--Full length
Occupation--Art--Sculptor
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000697
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract female figure, with head and shoulders rendered clearly, the rest of her body only vaguely suggested. The sculpture is mounted on a cylindrical base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Sans Titra, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Marmorat, Jean
Medium:
Sculpture: stone; Base: stone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000705
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture comprised of curving, swirling forms, which rise upward and spiral around a columnar structure. The sculpture surface has fine textured bumps.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Mother's Lap, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Ward, Copper Rain
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Figure female
Allegory--Life--Womanhood
Abstract
Control number:
IAS TX000698
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract seated or kneeling figure, with a lap hollowed out on the front. Figure has clearly identifiable buttocks and somewhat differentiated elbows. The carved limestone sculpture has a copper-color cast and sits atop a rectangular base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Western Vision, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Merck, Ann
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Figure female--Full length
Figure female--Nude
Control number:
IAS TX000706
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
A nude female lies on her stomach, her hands shielding her eyes and her legs crossed at the ankles. The woman is lying on an integral limestone block. The entire sculpture is mounted on a rectangular concrete base.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Forgotten Ancestors, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Thomas, Jim 1936-
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: concrete
Culture:
Spanish
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1982 or 1983. Installed 1987
Topic:
Figure--Fragment--Skull
Ethnic
Occupation--Other--Explorer
Animal--Cattle
Animal--Other--Skeleton
Control number:
IAS TX000711
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
A human skull, with a Conquistador's helmet, lies beside the skull of a longhorn. Both are half-buried. The tips of a spur protrude from the ground beneath the longhorn skull's proper right horn. The sculpture is mounted on a rectangular base that contains a time capsule.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Crawling Venus, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Uchida, Bart Shigeru
Medium:
Venus: probably limestone; Head and Foot Rests: two other different types of stone; Foundation: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Abstract
Mythology--Classical--Venus
Control number:
IAS TX000690
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An abstract sculpture of Venus lying diagonally, with head raised and back arched. Two other stones are placed, one at her feet, another by her head.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

Liberty Couple, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Corgen-Leeber, Sharon
Medium:
Sculpture: aluminum; Foundation: aluminum
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Liberty Hill Independent School District Liberty Hill High School P. O. Box 332 Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas 78642
Located Liberty Hill International Sculpture Garden Highway 29 at Loop 332 Liberty Hill Texas
Date:
1976. Relocated 1987. Rededicated May 5, 1987
Topic:
Figure male--Full length
Allegory--Civic--Liberty
Control number:
IAS TX000700
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Texas, Austin survey, 1993.
Summary:
An elongated male figure, standing with proper left leg forward and proper right leg positioned with toes downward, sinking into the foundation. The figure has only one arm, the proper right arm, which hangs at his side. Originally, a female figure was positioned opposite him on the sidewalk.
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Visitor Tag(s):

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