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Sketch Book of Change
TitleSketch Book of Change
Artwork DescriptionThis mixed media painting presents an abstracted conglomeration of color, line, and symbols rendered in blues, greens, and reds accented with black and white.
Description on ObjectSketchbook of Change; Mixed Media on Paper, 1995; 6 inches x 6 inches
Artist StatementThese works are a direct result on my ongoing study of Medieval Art in relationship to the contemporary social situation in America today. (James B. Thompson, 1996)
LC SubjectPainting
Symbolism in art
AAT Subjectmixed media
painting (image-making)
paintings (visual works)
CreatorThompson, James Blair
About the Artist(1996) James Thompson was born in Chicago, Il. He attended Ripon College, receiving a BA in Art/Art History and MFA from Washington University, School of Fine Arts, St. Louis, MO. He taught at Ripon College, University of Alaska and has been a Professor of
Artist URL
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Award Date(s)1995
MediumMixed media
Artwork Measurements6 inches x 6 inches
Materials/Techniquepaint; mixed
Source Formatslide
Artwork SiteSalem Oregon. State Lottery Building
Site Address500 Airport Rd. SE, Salem OR 97301
CountyMarion County, Oregon
Image Processing HistoryMaster tiff image captured at 4000 pixels across the long edge using SilverFast AI 6.0 software. Digital images in tiff format are archived and saved. Adobe Photoshop CS2 used to reorient and crop image, set and neutralize shadow and highlight points, adjust levels, contrast and sharpen as needed. Second production tiff saved. Color profile converted from Adobe RGB (1998) to sRGB IEC61966-2.1, resolution revised to 125 pixels, resize longer dimension to 875 pixels; save display jpeg at quality level 6.
RightsCopyright is retained by the artist or author. All rights reserved.
ContributorsUniversity of Oregon Libraries; Oregon Arts Commission
PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
Digital Collection TitleUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Oregon Public Percent for Art Digital Collection.
Contributing InstitutionContributing Institution
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