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Humphrey Institute Plaza, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Armajani, Siah 1939-2020  Search this
Medium:
Wood, brick, stone, and steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Minnesota Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum 333 East River Road Minneapolis Minnesota 55455
Located University of Minnesota Humphrey Institute Plaza Minneapolis Minnesota 55455
Notes:
Heritage Preservation SOS! survey of NEA Art in Public Places funded sculpture, 2002.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Minnesota, Minneapolis - St. Paul survey, 1995.
Image on file.
(Quotes of Hubert Humphrey appear in raised lettering along the tops of the walls and benches) unsigned
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
An enclosed courtyard with ten wood benches and a small elevated platform. Quotes from Hubert Humphrey appear in raised lettering along the wall and tops of the benches.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Homage--Humphrey, Hubert H  Search this
Occupation--Political--Senator  Search this
Occupation--Political--Mayor  Search this
Occupation--Political--Vice President  Search this
Control number:
IAS MN000115
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_321697