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Greetings

Description: The large green head is shown from the nose above. Atop the textured head are several cactus shapes with small yellow flowers.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Humble Origins

Description: The platter's edge is a yellow crackled surface on that encloses a green crackle texture in the center. Six purple curved rectangular shapes begin at the outside edge and move to the center while yellow and orange coils fill one side of the interior of the platter.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Ice Station Florentine

Description: The bowl shape sits atop a cushion shape. The white porcelain bowl is decorated with bold black curlicues and black squares. There is some pale yellow wash and fine linear marks.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Jupiter's Goalee

Description: The white bowl shape is covered with patterned squares filled in with black and blue short hash marks. A sweeping blue transparent overlay shape hugs the side of the bowl as do two horizontally oriented black outlines.
Date: 1996
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Life on the Moon

Description: The porcelain artwork consists of a cup shape seated on a base. The cup is covered with yellow, gray and black geometric decoration. The yellow sections are textured with linear striations while the gray areas include some squiggly marks that resemble cursive handwriting.
Date: 1996
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Marvel

Description: A tall bowl shape sits atop a cushion shaped base. Both the base and the vessel are covered with a complex series of patterns and textures. Vertical panels of yellow, light blue and black are further enhanced with texture and short curvilinear lines in gray and black. Rectangular cutouts are inside the black sections of both the vessel and base.
Date: 1998
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Our House

Description: This flat piece consists of copper shapes that resemble a house outline. Two of these shapes meet and within the outlines are other various colored shapes that resemble an architectural floor plan.
Date: 1982
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pixilating

Description: The piece consists of a large yellow platter shape within which is a red zero shape, a large and loose black and green X shape between which is a green rod with wire twisted around its length.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Pogo

Description: The vertically oriented sculpture consists of several tubular yellow shapes that pierce a dark green plane which itself extends into another leg support.
Date: 1983
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

porcelain platter

Description: The white porcelain platter is decorated with large green curl and a large orange curl and twelve blue hash marks.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Ptolemy's Atlas

Description: The vessel is a tall bowl shape covered with a grooved texture over which are some vertical light blue rectangles that pierce a light purple circle that is textured with curvy lines.
Date: 1996
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Punk Walker

Description: The bent tubular shape hanging from a copper support is highly textured with several colors and many closely space black hash marks.
Date: 1982
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Rosebud

Description: The sculptural wall piece consists of two copper pipe shapes in opposite facing open right angles. Bridging the space between the two right angles are four vertical flat shapes decorated with various geometric shapes and colors. Running vertically through each center panel is a black and angular S shape. Filling in the negative space of the right angles are three right angle pieces of clay woven and decorated with various colors, shapes and lines.
Date: 1981
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Screen Saver

Description: The bowl shape includes a green silhouette of a dog and a yellow square outline. Hieroglyphic type marks cover the striped bowl.
Date: 1998
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Silver Blue Vase

Description: The silver blue shape functions as the base of the work out of which and around which emerge brown, silver and yellow tubular shapes.
Date: 1983
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Smelter Shelter

Description: The artwork consists of five upright copper color poles around which twist decorated rolling pin shapes affixed to the uprights with pipes the same color as the uprights. The rolling pin shapes are covered with patterns and shapes of bright yellow, orange and black.
Date: 1981
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Snail

Description: The sculpture depicts a large blue-green hand with four fingers outstretched. A pink spiral circles the back of the hand and crosses over three vertical black bar openings.
Date: 2004
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Song Sung Blue

Description: The bowl shape sits atop a cushion shape that echoes the surface colors and textures of the bowl. A circle shape enclosing wiggly lines decorates the center of the exterior side of the bowl. Also around the exterior of the bowl are vertically oriented linear black lines and textural lines.
Date: 1996
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Thinking of You

Description: The sculpture depicts a crackled yellow head with blue eyes. The bottom portion of the head, including the mouth is not included in the sculptural piece. A serpentine shape in the same yellow color encircles the top of the head. Sitting atop the head like a small hat is a green cylindrical shape out of which protrudes a coil-rope funnel shape.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Tsunami

Description: The sculptural earthenware piece depicts a person's head from the nose up. The eyes are wide open and atop the head are four shapes resembling ears of corn. The colors are predominately yellows and light browns with blue eyes. The face and hair are highly textured.
Date: 1998
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Unplugged

Description: The artwork is in the shape of a plate and on it is depicted a masked man applying something to a large cactus like shape. The plate is rimmed in a textured blue. The light yellow background of the plate is covered with hieroglyphic type marks and symbols. The man's body is a heavily textured green color and his mask is orange.
Date: 1997
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Untitled

Description: The vertically oriented sculpture is in the form of a ladder type shape. Each "rung" has the shape of rolling pins that are decorated with geometric shapes in various colors.
Date: 1980
Creator: Milnes, Robert
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Untitled

Description: The painting consists of an orange ground upon which are many colors moving across the canvas. This painting was included in the Senior Level Painting exhibition held in the Lightwell Gallery in the Art Building during October of 2012.
Date: 2012
Creator: Morris, C. Maxwell
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Untitled

Description: The image of the painting displays its many colors in horizontal bands with texture in many other colors. The effect is much like marbling. This painting was included in the Senior Level Painting exhibition held in the Lightwell Gallery in the Art Building during October of 2012.
Date: 2012
Creator: Morris, C. Maxwell
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design