W. Dale Clark (Main) Library Art

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Kent Bellows Stairwell Grafiti Kent Bellows Stairwell Grafiti

The two murals “combine inspiration from the written word and books, and from the visual vocabulary of street art,” said Weston Thomson,...
The two murals “combine inspiration from the written word and books, and from the visual vocabulary of street art,” said Weston Thomson,…
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Art4Omaha TEAM Project Art4Omaha TEAM Project

The title of this piece, "Above All Others Upon a Stream," is the translation of the Native American word eromaha for which Omaha…
The title of this piece, "Above All Others Upon a Stream," is the translation of the Native American word eromaha for which Omaha was named.
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Art4Omaha TEAM Project Art4Omaha TEAM Project

This sculpture symbolizes how reading can set the imagination free. The butterflies represent freedom through imagination, and their flight…
This sculpture symbolizes how reading can set the imagination free. The butterflies represent freedom through imagination, and their flight …
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Kingman Mural Ceremony Unveiling Kingman Mural Ceremony Unveiling

By Omahalibrary
Painted by Omaha native, Eugene Kingman, in 1947 it was originally displayed in the New York Times building. Now, it's being returned home…
Painted by Omaha native, Eugene Kingman, in 1947 it was originally displayed in the New York Times building. Now, it's being returned home…
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Eugene Kingman Mural Eugene Kingman Mural

The recently restored Eugene Kingman mural, which hung for over 40 years in the lobby of The New York Times, now has a new home at...
The recently restored Eugene Kingman mural, which hung for over 40 years in the lobby of The New York Times, now has a new home at...
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Willa Cather Portrait Willa Cather Portrait

The 1923 portrait by Leon Bakst of Nebraska author, Willa Cather, depicts her in a white dress and pink sash, seated in a sunroom. She...
The 1923 portrait by Leon Bakst of Nebraska author, Willa Cather, depicts her in a white dress and pink sash, seated in a sunroom. She...
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Totem Totem

Totem pays homage to the prehistoric people of central North America who facilitated their economic, social and religious community life...
Totem pays homage to the prehistoric people of central North America who facilitated their economic, social and religious community life...
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Textile Sculpture Textile Sculpture

Olga de Amaral, an internationally renowned Colombian textile artist, created the 3-dimensional textile sculpture located on the 4th...
Olga de Amaral, an internationally renowned Colombian textile artist, created the 3-dimensional textile sculpture located on the 4th...
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Neihardt Portrait Neihardt Portrait

Nebraska author John G. Neihardt watches over the Administrative Offices in the W. Dale Clark Library. The portrait features a seated...
Nebraska author John G. Neihardt watches over the Administrative Offices in the W. Dale Clark Library. The portrait features a seated...
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