Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Brosseau Center for Learning: Altered Perspectives
  • 04-Jun-2019 - 30-Jun-2019
  • Gallery 318, The Jack and Lavon Brosseau Center for Learning, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Works
Events
Description
Roost
  • Terry Adkins
    1953–2014
  • Roost, 1991
  • DVD, 9 minutes 35 seconds
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 2008.0003
untitled
  • Laurie Anderson
    born 1947
  • untitled, circa 1980
  • Evatone record, offset lithograph
  • Museum purchase: National Endowment for the Arts and Mr. and Mrs. Francisco Drohojowski
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 1989.0005.05
Literary Gathering in the Orchid Pavilion
Compositional Sketch for Nocturnal Passage
Man with Lantern Study for Nocturnal Passage
You're seeing less than half the picture without the vision of women artists and artists of color.
Women in America earn only 2/3 of what men do. Women artists earn only 1/3 of what men artists do.
The Get-A-Way
  • Margo Humphrey
    born 1942
  • The Get-A-Way, 1977
  • color lithograph
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 1987.0255
anamorphic horse
anamorphic leopard
Kaikalulu Beach, Kauiku, Maui
beaded woman
  • Mamie Mitchell
    1929–1993
  • beaded woman, mid 1900s
  • beading
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 2007.1733
cover, Opportunity Art Folio
I Needs a Dime For Beer
Play De Blues
  • Aaron Douglas, artist
    1899–1979
    Langston Hughes, author
    1902–1967
    Opportunity Magazine, publisher
  • Play De Blues, 1926
  • relief print, letterpress
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund, Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund, and Office of the Chancellor
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 2003.0012.05
cake plate
cup
saucer
Portrait of John Wayne
Midnight Rendezvous/Night Kiss
calabash cover
married woman's headdress
Guanyin
  • unknown maker from China
  • Guanyin, Northern Qi dynasty (550–577)
  • sandstone
  • Museum purchase: Elizabeth M. Watkins Fund
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 1962.0004
mask
  • unknown maker from Ecuador
  • mask, mid 1900s–1966
  • screen, metal, plant fiber, paint
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • On view: Brosseau Learning Center, 318
  • 2007.4912
illuminated music manuscript leaf