June 28 – August 5, 2007
Grand Gestures: The Gordon F. Hampton Collection highlights 35 works from The University Art Museum’s Gordon F. Hampton Collection, an 85-piece collection with great strength in the area of second-generation Abstract Expressionist painting. This fabulous collection came to the museum through the remarkable generosity of the Gordon F. Hampton Foundation and Mr. Hampton’s children: Wesley G. Hampton, Roger K. Hampton, and Katharine Hampton Shenk.
Artists included in the exhibition: are Gillian Ayeres, William Brice, Stuart Davis, Richard Diebenkorn, Chris Dyson, Ole (Jurgen) Fischer, Sam Francis, Michael Goldberg, Adolph Gottlieb, Nancy Graves, Al Held, Roger Herman, David Hockney, Sara Holt, Ellsworth Kelly, Lee Krasner, William Mahan, Robert Rauschenberg, Milton Resnick, Jean Tinguely, Robert Walker, Andy Warhol, and Emerson Woelffer
Curated by Dr. Laurie Monahan.