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Kent Bellows  

IMAGE:  Kent Bellows, Over the Mermaid Lounge, 1992, pencil, charcoal, and pastel on paper, 18 1/2 x 31 in, Kathleen and Ross Bellinghiere Collection.

Alexander Calder  

IMAGE:  Alexander Calder (American, 1898–1976), Numbered one to seven, 1950. Painted sheet metal and wire. Gift of the Joslyn Women’s Association, 1978.265

Dale Chihuly  

IMAGE:  Dale Chihuly, (American, born 1941), Chihuly: Inside & Out, 2000, steel and blown glass, 29 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 12 1/2 ft., Museum purchase with funds from Suzanne and Walter Scott, 2000.1, photo by Joslyn Art Museum

Stuart Davis  

IMAGE:  Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964), American Painting , 1932-51, oil on canvas, 40 x 50p, 101.6 x 127.64 cm, Lent by the University of Nebraska at Omaha, L-1974.71; Art © Estate of Stuart Davis/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.

Helen Frankenthaler  

IMAGE:  Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011), Monoscape, 1969, acrylic on canvas, 104 ¾ x 124 1/8 in.; Museum purchase with funds from National Endowment for the Arts Museum Purchase Plan Grant and matching funds from Joslyn Women's Association.

Sheila Hicks  

Image: Sheila Hicks (American, active in France, born 1934), Mandan Shrine, 2016, linen, cotton, synthetic fibers, 118 1/2 x 53 1/2 in. (301 x 135.9 cm), Museum purchase with funds from the Joslyn Art Group, 2016.11

Keith Jacobshagen  

Image: Keith Jacobshagen (American, born 1941), Rain in August, Platte Valley , 2005

Jacob Lawrence  

Image: Jacob Lawrence (American, 1917 - 2000), The 1920's...The Migrants Cast Their Ballots, 1974

Jackson Pollock  

IMAGES (left to right):  Jackson Pollock (American, 1912–1956), Galaxy, 1947, oil, aluminum paint, small gravel on canvas, 43 1/2 x 34 in., Gift of Miss Peggy Guggenheim; Jackson Pollock (American, 1912–1956), The Little King, 1946, oil on canvas, exhibited in 1946, but repainted the following year and retitled Galaxy. (black and white image) © The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.

Martin Puryear  

IMAGE:  Martin Puryear (American, born 1941), Self , 1978, Museum purchase in memory of Elinor Ashton

Kay Sage  

IMAGE:  Kay Sage (American, 1898 - 1963), Men Working , 1951, Museum purchase, 1994.19

Frank Stella  

IMAGE:  Frank Stella, American, born 1936. Nogaro, 1982. Gift of the Phillip Schrager Collection of Contemporary Art from Terri, Harley and Beth Schrager, 2014.2

Mickalene Thomas  

IMAGE: Mickalene Thomas (American, born 1971),
Din, une très belle négresse 1, 2012, rhinestones, acrylic, oil, and enamel on wood panel, 102 x 84 x 2 in. Museum purchase, gift of The Sherwood Foundation, 2019.6

Andy Warhol  


IMAGE:  Joshua Norton, Screen print poster commissioned in collaboration with the In Living Color exhibition, 2014.

Carrie Mae Weems  

IMAGES (left to right):  Carrie Mae Weems (American, b. 1953), You Became Mammie, Mama, Mother & Then, Yes Confidant-Ha! and Descending The Throne You Became Foot Soldier & Cook 1995, from the series From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried, chromogenic development print and sandblasted glass,
Museum purchase, 1997