Ackland Art Elsewhere

Works on Campus

Large metal sculpture outside

Located at the entrance to UNC Hospitals

Allan C. Houser, American, Chiricahua Apache, 1914-1994, Next Generation II, 1989, bronze, 61 x 92 x 74 in. (154.9 x 233.7 x 188 cm). Gift of Hugh A. McAllister Jr., MD ’66 in honor of his father Hugh A. McAllister Sr., MD ’35, 2012.3.

Metal bench in the shape of a knot

Located at the front of the Genetic Medicine Research Building

Kim Hamisky, French, born in Vietnam, 1943-2002, The Knot (Le Noeud), 1992, bronze, 38 x 156 x 38 in. (96.5 x 396.2 x 96.5 cm). Gift of Hugh A. McAllister, Jr., MD. ’66, 2016.31.

Works on Loan

Sculpture of Emperor Commodos

Belmont Mansion, Belmont University, TN

Unidentified artist, American, Emperor Commodus (Copy of An Ancient Roman Bust in the Capitoline Museum) (detail), mid-19th century, marble, 24 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. William Hayes Ackland Estate Collection, 58.9.2.

Sculpture of Emperor Hadrian

Belmont Mansion, Belmont University, TN

Unidentified artist, American, Emperor Hadrian (Copy of An Ancient Roman Bust in the Capitoline Museum) (detail), mid-19th century, marble, 21 9/16 x 24 1/2 x 14 in. William Hayes Ackland Estate Collection, 58.9.3.

Bronze statue of two figures

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC

Auguste Rodin, French, 1840-1917, Project for a Monument to the Defense of Paris (The Call to Arms) (detail), 1879, cast later, bronze, 44 ½ x 22 ¾ x 16 in. (113 x 57.8 x 40.6 cm). Ackland Fund, 73.35.1.

painting of a plantation house

Fondation Beyeler, Beyeler Museum of Art, Switzerland

Edward Hopper, American, 1882-1967, Mowfield Plantation, May 1942, watercolor over graphite, 15 1/8 x 20 1/8 in. (38.4 x 51.1 cm). Transferred from Louis Round Wilson Library, North Carolina Collection, Gift of Elizabeth Amis Cameron Blanchard, 84.18.1.

Featured in Edward Hopper (from January 26, 2020).