Folk Art in Texas

Folk Art in Texas

Date: 1985
Creator: Abernethy, Francis Edward
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about popular folk art of Texas, including basket weaving, hat-making, yard art, sculptures, murals, cemetery art, quilt-making, tattoo art, and other miscellaneous folk art. The index begins on page 198.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
Secession from and into fin de siècle Vienna

Secession from and into fin de siècle Vienna

Date: 1994
Creator: Welch, Carl
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the Vienna Secession art movement of the late 1890s.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Classical Inspiration and Modern Expression: Greek Art Turned Fauve, Constructivist, Dada, and Pop

Classical Inspiration and Modern Expression: Greek Art Turned Fauve, Constructivist, Dada, and Pop

Date: April 27, 1991
Creator: Capen, Sheri
Description: Senior colloquium written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing Greek sculpture and architecture as filtered through the Fauve, Constructivist, Dada, and Pop artistic movements. The author takes examples of Grecian sculpture, recreates them in each of the other styles, and discusses the results.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
[Man Sculpts Mermaid Statue]

[Man Sculpts Mermaid Statue]

Date: 1942
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a student sculpting a mermaid and fish sculpture in front of a building.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
["God of Long Life" Statue]

["God of Long Life" Statue]

Date: September 1952
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of the "God of Long Life" statue, which was housed in the Historical Collection on the North Texas campus in Denton. The statue stands on a table in front of a checkered cloth. The god has a long mustache, wears a robe, and appears to be holding a long stick.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
[Denton Courthouse Soldier] 3513-0040

[Denton Courthouse Soldier] 3513-0040

Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Junebug
Description: Photograph of a Confederate soldier statue on the courthouse square in Denton, Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives