Michigan State University

"Sailing Through"

person on ship bow with telescope peering into "torn" sections of landscape

Holly Nauta
"Sailing Through"
2013
Oil on Canvas
1 Center
Winner, 2013-2014 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Caves of Icthy 1"

Image using dark colors, splotches of light blue. Ink painting on dark-gessoed canvas experimenting with luminescence.

Emily Langenberg
"Caves of Icthy 1"
2011
Oil on canvas
1 East
Winner, 2011-2012 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Immersion"

An aqua inspired contemporary calming piece of artistic feeling.

Jordan Taylor
"Immersion"
2012
Oil on board
1 Center
Winner, 2012-2013 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Base Hit"

Base Hit

Eric B. Weston
"Base Hit"
2007
Acrylic on canvas
3 West (Turfgrass Information Center)

"Things Are Being Hidden"

A bold depiction rings and animal print background.

Steven Stradley
"Things Are Being Hidden"
2010
Oil on canvas
1 Center
Winner, 2010-2011 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Skyfire"

Modern contemporary art that features tones of red, yellow, blue and green.

John T. Scott
"Skyfire"
2004
Mixed media
2 West (north stairwell)
Donated by Selma D. Hollander, in memory of Professor Stanley C. Hollander

"Dark Shadows"

Women in bed holding a baby with soldiers beside it and a tentacles with eyes in the corners

Bruce Stepan
"Dark Shadows"
2013
Oil on Canvas
1 Center
Winner, 2013-2014 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Autumn Plains II"

A depiction of the sunrise with white plains depicted as white graphical squares strategically placed.

Robert Waterman
"Autumn Plains II"
c.1970s
Linocut-intaglio print
2 West (southwest corner)
Donated by Stephen Wilensky and Mark Ritzenhein

"Feminidad"

swirls of pastel colors of acrylic paint on canvas

Marty Quiroz
"Feminidad"
1985
Acrylic on canvas
2 West (southeast corner)
Donated by Karen R. McDowell

"Caves of Icthy 3"

Oil on canvas image using tones of blue, yellow, red, and white.

Emily Langenberg
"Caves of Icthy 3"
2011
Oil on canvas
1 East
Winner, 2011-2012 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Abraham and Lot Depart for Canaan"

"Abraham and Lot Depart for Canaan" - three people walking in a wooded pasture with more people in the background

Attributed to David Vinckboons
"Abraham and Lot Depart for Canaan"
1585-1600
Oil on panel
1 East
Loan from the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, Michigan State University, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. W. Paul Strassmann

"America's First Agricultural College"

America's First Agricultural College

Henry Bernstein
"America's First Agricultural College"
1938
Mural commissioned by the Federal Arts Project of the WPA for the East Lansing (Michigan) Post Office, on Loan from the United States Post Office
1 East

"Artifacts"

Sculpture of silver and rustic tones.

Glen Michaels
"Artifacts"
1979, reworked in 2010
Mixed media
1 West (Faculty Book Collection alcove)

"Caves of Icthy 2"

Oil on canvas image using tones of blue, green, purple and white.

Emily Langenberg
"Caves of Icthy 2"
2011
Oil on canvas
1 East
Winner, 2011-2012 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Forest Owls"

A print that features block like items arranged to resemble a owl.

Robert Waterman
"Forest Owls"
c.1970s
Linocut-intaglio print
2 West (southwest corner)
Donated by Stephen Wilensky and Mark Ritzenhein

"Untitled Work"

Artistic Color Placement of Blue Orange and Purple

Untitled work
No date
1 East
Donated by Ted Wilson, Class of 2001

"The Bug"

Bug sculpture

Artist Unknown
Untitled work, but referred to as "The Bug"
No date
Metal
1 Center (north lobby)

"Clang Tone"

Silver Clang Tone sculpture

James Cunningham
"Clang Tone"
2013
Stainless steel and bronze
2 West (west stairwell)
Donated by Stephen Wilensky, in memory of Mark Ritzenhein

"Tomo Takeover"

Three women in a meadow that appear to be the same woman.

Elise Toups
"Tomo Takeover"
2012
Oil on Birch
1 Center
Winner, 2012-2013 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Modernist Metaphor"

Modernistic Portrayl of a women with graphic characteristics

Edgar Franceschi
"Modernist Metaphor"
c.1990s
Lithograph
E-118
Donated by Stephen Wilensky and Mark Ritzenhein

"Landscape #19"

An acrylic description of a mountain or scenic ideal with artistic disturbance.

Volodymyr Shcherbak
Landscape #19
2011
Acrylic and oil on canvas
2 West (center)
Winner, 2011-2012 Irene B. Arens Student Art Competition

"Soliloquy of the Interior Paramour"

Graphical shapes creatively placed. Background is blue striped, red line across top.

Edgar Franceschi
"Soliloquy of the Interior Paramour"
c.1990s
Lithograph
E-118
Donated by Stephen Wilensky and Mark Ritzenhein