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Art Work at the Hamersly Library -- WOU Library & Media Services

Art Work in the Hamersly Library

Throughout the library there are various works of art that have been donated to the library or are on loan from private collections, campus organizations, or artist's collections. It is the library's goal to change these works every two to three years. Below represents all items that are and have been on loan since the opening of the Hamersly Library in September 2000.

title unkown - Gary Anderson September 2000
to August 2007
 

Gary Anderson
title unknown
acrylic on canvas, 1974
Was on display on the east side of the 2nd floor, courtesy of the Campbell Hall Art Collection.

       
June 2006 to September 2007   Artist Unknown
Dr. B's Cabinet
Serigraph,date unknown
This artwork was displayed on the east side of the 3rd floor, courtesy of the Bullington Collection.
       
June 2006 to September 2007   Artist Unknown
St.Rada
Media and date unknown
This artwork was displayed on the West side of the 2nd floor, courtesy of the Bullington Collection.
       
Untitled, 2010 July-September 2009  

Leonard Baskin
Untitled
litho on bfk; year unknown
This artwork was displayed on the West side of the 2nd floor, courtesy of Christian Rogers.

       
June 2006 to September 2007  

Judy Bullington
City Has No Name, mixed media, 1989
Dwelling Among the Steps
, mixed media, 1989
Kasuri Series #3
, mixed media, 1989
This artwork was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood conference room 205. On display courtesy of the Bullington Collection.

       
John - Tom Cappuchio September 2000 to August 2007  

Tom Cappucchio
John
oil on canvas, 1974
Was on display on the east side of the 3rd floor, courtesy of the Campbell Hall Art Collection.

       
Kalapouya - John Casey January to May 2004   John Casey
Kalapouya
oil, 1987
This was on display in the Reference Room March-May 2004, courtesy of Anne Fox, Emeritus Librarian.
       
Mother & Child - Julie Warren Conn December 2003 to September 2007   Julie Warren Conn
Mother & Child
Italian Travertine, 1977
This sculpture was on display in her exhibit, then relocated to the first floor.
Courtesy of the artist from 2004-2006.
       
June 2006 to September 2007  

Kerri Evernick
Forest Decomposition
acrylic on canvas, 2001
This painting was displayed in the Crawford Classroom 107. Courtesy of the Bullington Collection.

       
Eternal Dual, & Bouquet - Tibor Freund March to July 2005  

Tibor Freund
Eternal Dual – an iridescent #6312 (left)
Bouquet #4 – an iridescent #635 (right)
These painting were displayed in the reference area, courtesy of Britta Franz of Salem, Oregon, former Smith Fine Arts Director.

       
Symbol - Daniel Hambley WOU Foundation purchase for display in the Hamersly Library June 2005 to present   Daniel Hambley
Symbol
wood, 42" x 60", 2005
Located on east wall of the 2nd floor.
       
Book Chickens - Robert Hansen WOU Foundation purchase for display in the Hamersly Library May 2002 to present  

Robert Hansen
Book Chickens
mixed media, 2002
Located in the Library Administration Services, Suite 206, courtesy of the WOU Foundation.

     


Barbara Hepworth November 2004 to March 2005   Dame Barbara Hepworth
Argos - lithograph, 18/60, 1969 (left)
Rangatira II - lithograph, 40/60, 1970 (right)
These prints hung in the reference area,
courtesy of Britta Franz, former director of the Smith Fine Arts Series, Salem, OR.
       
A View of the River - Elaina LaBoday Jamieson Donated to the Hamersly Library by Marjory Bennett Fischer and Scott Bennett Fischer, November 2002 to present  

Elaina LaBoda Jamieson
A view of the River
oil on canvas, date unknown
Currently on display on the West side of the 3rd floor. Donated to the Hamersly Library by Marjory Bennett Fischer and Scott Bennett Fischer, OCE Class of 1966, in November 2002 in memory of: Julia Bennet Ruch, ONS Class of 1932 and Lucille Bennett Cutler, ONS Class of 1934.

       
October 2007 to present   Elaina LaBoda Jamieson
Fall Creek

oil on canvas, date unkown
Located on the West wall of the third floor, courtesy of the artist.
       
October 2007 to present   Elaina LaBoda Jamieson
Independence Orchard
oil on canvas, date unkown
Located on the East wall of the third floor, courtesy of the artist.
       
October 2007 to present   Elaina LaBoda Jamieson
Penalitis' Barn

oil on board, date unkown
Located in the Betty J. Youngblood
conference room: 205, courtesy of the artist.
       
Glories Past - Katherine Jensen September 2000 to February 2003   Katherine Jensen
Glories Past

serigraphy,1984
This print was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood Conference room 205, courtesy of the CEVA collection at Campbell Hall.
       
Going Home Again - George Johanson 2003 to April 2004  

George Johanson
Going Home Again
handcolored etching, 1989
This print was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood conference room 205, courtexy of the CEVA Collection at Campbell Hall.

       
Emily's Imagination - Suellen Johnson August 2000 to June 2003  

Suellen Johnson
Emily's Imagination
oil, 1997
Displayed on east side of the 3rd floor, courtesty of the artist.

       
Eugene Reading - Suellen Johnson Donated to the Hamersly Library by the artist, Suellen Johnson February 2003 to date  

Suellen Johnson (formerly Larkin from an early marriage; currently Cupp)
Eugene Reading
vine charcoal and conte, 1998
Currently located in the Library Administrative Suite, room 206, gift from the artist to Hamersly Library, February 2003.

       
Jane is a Groupee - Calvan Jones Anonymous donation to the Hamersly Library August 2000 to present  

Calvan Jones
Jane is a Groupee
mixed media, date unknown
Located in the Crawford Classroom 107, anonymous gift to the Hamersly Library, August 2000.

       
  April to June 2009.  

James Kirk
Extreme Cyclist
watercolor, 2004
On loan from the artist, located in 1st floor lobby behind the reference desk.

       
September 2007 to September 2008   Lyle Matoush
Bright Above the Land, print
Segmented Landscape
, print
Located behind the reference desk on the first floor courtesy of the artist.
       
Suite Sweet Heart - Jim Mattingly September 2000 to February 2003  

James Mattingly
Suite Sweet Heart
etching, 1989
This print was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood Conference room 205, courtesy of the CEVA Collection at Campbell Hall.

       
Willamette Valleyscape I - Jim Mattingly Donated to the Hamersly Library by the artist, James Mattingly June 2003 to present  

James Mattingly
Willamette Valleyscape I
acrylic on panel, 2003
Currently on display in the west Reference Room. Donation from the artist, June 2003.

       
Distant Horizon - Rebecca Marsh McCannell September 2000 to August 2007  

Rebecca Marsh McCannell
Distant Horizon
oil on paper, 1994
On loan from Artist
Located on the west side of the 3rd floor.

       
June 2006 to September 2007   W. Rock Newcomb
Title unknown (dancer)
media unknown, date unknown
Located on northwest side of the 3rd floor, courtesy of the Bullington Collection.
       
Donated to the University Archives by Norton Norris, Spring 2004   Norris Collection
These posters were on display behind the Reference Desk.
Donated to the University in Spring 2004 courtesy of Norris family, Salem, OR.
This work is not currently on exhibit in the library and is stored in the University Archives. It can viewed by appointment with the Archivist.
       
Parpart_DM, 2010 September 2009 to present  

Dorothy M. Parpart
Shoes
acrylic on massonite; 1971
This work is currently on display on the 3rd floor, courtesy of Jerrie Lee Parpart.

       
Waiting in the Garden - Margaret Prentice September 2000 to February 2003  

Margaret Prentice
Waiting in the Garden
woodcut, hand-made paper; 1989
This print was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood Conference room 205, courtesy of the CEVA collection at Campbell Hall.

       
Jar - Daniel Rhodes Donated to the Hamersly Library by Margaret Gentle Hall and Joseph Hall, Spring 2002  

Daniel Rhodes
Jar
ceramic, circa 1940
Donated to the University in Spring 2002 courtesy of Joseph I. & Margaret (Gentle) Hall O.C.E. Class of 1941.
This work is not currently on exhibit in the library and is stored in the University Archives. It can viewed by appointment with the Archivist.

       
The Universe - Carol Riley February 2003 to April 2004  

Carol Riley
The Universe
hand colored lithograph, 1989
This print was on display in the Betty J. Youngblood Conference room 205, on loan courtesy of the CEVA collection at Campbell Hall.

       
June 2006 to September 2007   Arturo Sandoval
Cityscape
Litho-silk-screen print combination,
date unknown
This pring was displayed on the East side of the 2nd floor, courtesy of the Bullington Collection.
       
Afternoon Light - Douglas Campbell Smith September 2000 to July 2005  

Douglas Campbell Smith
Afternoon Light
oil, 1997
On loan from Judy Bullington, WOU Art Faculty, was located in the Crawford classroom 107.

       
At times, the Night Signals Are Difficult to Recieve - Larry Stobie September 2000 to date  

Larry Stobie
At times, the Night Signals Are Difficult to Receive
acrylic, date unknown
Located on the North side of the 3rd floor, courtesy of James Beaird.

       
Receiving Station North of Scottsbluff - Larry Stobie September 2000 to present  

Larry Stobie
Receiving Station North of Scottsbluff
acrylic, date unknown
Located on the North side of the 3rd floor, courtesy of James Beaird.

       
Western Civ No. 3 - Diane Tarter February 2003 to April 2004  

Diane Tarter
Western Civ No. 3
collage from cut-out printed paper, 1998
This work was on display in the Betty J Youngblood conference room 205, courtesy of the artist.

       
Tharp, 2006 July - September 2009  

Storm Tharp
We Die Conceptually
guasch on paper; 2006
This work was on display behind the Reference desk on the 1st floor, courtesy of Christian Rogers.

       
Owahee River Bend - John Tyler III September 2002 to March 2003  

John Tyler III
Owahee River Bend
oil, 2000
On display in the Reference Room, courtesy of the artist.

       
title unkown - James Van Patten September 2000 to August 2007  

James Van Patten
title unknown
mixed media, 1973
Was located on the west side of the 2nd floor courtesy of the Campbell Hall Art Collection.

This work was donated to WOU by Britta Franz of Salem, OR in 1988. She purchased by work from the artist in 1974 when it was part of an Anit-War exhibit.

       
Distant Thunder - Neng Yang October 2005 to February 2006   Neng Yang
Distant Thunder
oil, 1996
Displayed in the reference area,courtesy of the artist.
       
Wind from East - Neng Yang October 2005 to February 2006  

Neng Yang
Wind from East

Oil, 1996
Displayed in the reference area,courtesy of the artist.

 

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