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[an artwork from the from Bridges Into Space series]

Description: The strongly geometrically designed artwork consists of vertical strips that create circles and angled stripes. The bold colors range from dark browns and deep yellows to both light and dark purples and blues.
Date: unknown
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork made of handmade paper and screen printed cotton velveteen]

Description: The horizontally arranged artwork consists of textured paper in a blue-green that gradates to a pink color and moves from the foreground to the background in a curving motion. Angular brown lines are in the background and the middle ground consists of pink colors. Some white cloud like forms float through the picture plane and a gray stacked shape fills the left side of the picture.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork made of handmade paper and screen printed cotton velveteen]

Description: The horizontally arranged artwork consists of silhouettes of mountains in the distance in various pale shades of gray. In the foreground are two curved shapes consisting of parallel lines of textured pink paper. Three lines geometric in shape move through the picture plane flattening while also creating more space.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork made of handmade paper and screen printed silk]

Description: The artwork depicts a horizontally situated composition and is reinforced on the left and top sides by a wide gray gradated border. Emerging from the bottom edge is a wide, green curve that recedes into the distance. At the right is an open grid shape and behind that a large pink textured circle. Two small cloud like shapes float in the background.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork made of handmade paper on silk]

Description: The horizontally arranged work consists of perspective lines receding into the distance. Halfway into the distance the receding lines are covered in blue soft textured handmade paper fibers. The floor of the space is checkerboard pattern and also recedes into distance. A brown ribbon type images also slither into the distance.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork of handmade paper on silk satin]

Description: The long horizontal artwork depicts geometric shaped borders floating through the structured space. Loose ribbon shapes float among and between the geometric shapes. The colors are muted in blue, brown, green and pink tones.
Date: 1986~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

[artwork of screen printed silk and handmade paper]

Description: The horizontally arranged artwork depicts various grids floating and moving in space to create depth. In the background is a large semi-circular shape in a textured blue green color. There is also a wide strip of brown that begins in the far lower right corner and moves at four different angles until it reaches the left side of the picture.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

AT 01-8

Description: This painting is predominately black with some vertical white and pink scrapes.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

AU 01-9

Description: This painting is predominately white with pink and black vertical scrapes.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

AV 01-10

Description: This oil painting is predominately pink with vertical scrapes of black and white.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

AW 01-11

Description: This oil painting is predominately green with vertical marks and lines of black and white broken by some horizontal implied lines.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

AX 01-12

Description: This abstract painting is predominately white with black, gray and green vertical marks interrupted by some horizontal implied lines.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

B 97-2

Description: Vertical painting with large gray brushstrokes. Several gradation motifs float on the surface.
Date: 1997
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BA 01-15

Description: This abstract painting consists of pink and gray vertical strokes with some green and black smaller vertical strokes.
Date: 2001
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BE 02-4

Description: Predominately orange painting includes many parallel vertical wavy black lines with horizontal texture.
Date: 2002
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BH 02-7

Description: The bright orange painting also contains many vertical parallel wavy black lines with horizontal lined texture.
Date: 2002
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BI 02-8

Description: This predominately yellow painting includes vertical curved and wavy orange lines with horizontal lined texture.
Date: 2002
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The Big Heat

Description: The black and white painting depicts a version of a famous scene in the movie The Big Heat from 1953 directed by Fritz Lang and starring Glenn Ford. The brushstrokes are loose. One man holds a gun on a second wounded man. The man in the right foreground reaches out to the man in the center who leans against the wall.
Date: 1984
Creator: Blackburn, Ed, 1940-
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BJ 02-9

Description: This predominately orange/red painting contains lined texture at various horizontal angles and contains curved vertical yellow parallel lines.
Date: 2002
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Blessing of the Sea

Description: The vertical strip of printed cloth depicts at forty-five degree angle wave like forms resembling water. At the left edge are orange square checkerboard shapes.
Date: 1979~
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Blue Tide

Description: This queen sized bedspread, screen printed on cotton velvet, was created while Spear studied at Cranbrook Art Academy in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. The bedspread gradates from purples to blues with long wave shapes in a pale yellow gold color.
Date: 1978
Creator: Spear, Shigeko
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

BM 03-1

Description: This predominately black painting also contains curved and wavy parallel vertical orange lines and lined texture perpendicular to orange lines.
Date: 2003
Creator: Falsetta, Vincent
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design