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  1. Something Pacific: bronze Buddha contemplating old tv monitor on grassy mound near UCSD Media Center

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: meditation; Humor; Buddhas; Contemporary; space (composition concept); viewers (observers); Mass media; landscapes (environments); rubbish; technology; Korean; ruins; Product obsolescence
    • Format: image
  2. Something Pacific: detail: bronze buddha contemplating old television set

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); Fitchen, John; University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Korean; Mass media; technology; landscapes (environments); graveyards; space (composition concept); Contemporary; religions (concept); Product obsolescence; meditation; deterioration; viewers (observers); copies (derivative objects); Buddhism; rubbish; ruins; Nature; Humor
    • Format: image
  3. Something Pacific: detail: bronze figurine of Rodin's "The Thinker" on top of miniature portable television

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History; Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917. Thinker
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: landscapes (environments); Contemporary; Mass media; Humor; technology; Product obsolescence; space (composition concept); ruins; Korean; deterioration; rubbish; meditation; Nature
    • Format: image
  4. Something Pacific: detail: carved stone buddha contemplating old television set

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: space (composition concept); rubbish; Product obsolescence; Mass media; ruins; religions (concept); meditation; graveyards; Contemporary; Buddhism; Korean; landscapes (environments); Humor; deterioration; copies (derivative objects); Nature; technology
    • Format: image
  5. Something Pacific: detail: Rodin's the Thinker

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Fitchen, John; Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); University of California, San Diego--History; Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917. Thinker
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: deterioration; Product obsolescence; technology; space (composition concept); meditation; Contemporary; Mass media; ruins; Humor; landscapes (environments); Korean; rubbish; Nature
    • Format: image
  6. Something Pacific: detail: ruined television sets half buried on dry slope

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: ruins; rubbish; Mass media; Product obsolescence; meditation; space (composition concept); technology; Humor; landscapes (environments); deterioration; Nature; Korean; Contemporary; graveyards
    • Format: image
  7. Something Pacific: detail: student/performance artist impersonating bronze buddha contemplates a television in a parody "Something Pacific"

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Paik, Nam June (South Korean sculptor, video artist, and performance artist, 1932-2006); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Mass media; deterioration; Humor; Nature; Buddhism; rubbish; space (composition concept); copies (derivative objects); religions (concept); meditation; Korean; ruins; graveyards; Contemporary; landscapes (environments); technology; Product obsolescence
    • Format: image
  8. Sun God: general view of front of sculpture and supporting, vine covered concrete arch

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Saint-Phalle, Niki de (French sculptor, writer, and scenographer, 1930-2002); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1983
    • Topic: gilding; crowns (headdresses); Color; Humor; Birds; vines; Arches; Contemporary; colossi; deities; Women artists; American
    • Format: image
  9. Sun God: general view of sculpture with arch and vines

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Saint-Phalle, Niki de (French sculptor, writer, and scenographer, 1930-2002); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1983
    • Topic: gilding; crowns (headdresses); colossi; Humor; Arches; Color; Women artists; vines; Contemporary; deities; American; Birds
    • Format: image
  10. Sun God: general view of sculpture with vine covered arch and eucalyptus grove in background

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Saint-Phalle, Niki de (French sculptor, writer, and scenographer, 1930-2002); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1983
    • Topic: crowns (headdresses); Contemporary; Birds; gilding; deities; American; colossi; Humor; Arches; Women artists; Color; vines
    • Format: image
  11. Sun God: shows the back of the Sun God with the vines severely trimmed.

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Saint-Phalle, Niki de (French sculptor, writer, and scenographer, 1930-2002); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1983
    • Topic: colossi; gilding; deities; Humor; Color; crowns (headdresses); vines; Contemporary; Birds; American; Arches; Women artists
    • Format: image
  12. Trees: detail view of lead casing with nails

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Music; American; Humor; Contemporary; Nature; forests; satire (artistic device); Tombs; Poetry; Trees; Death
    • Format: image
  13. Trees: detail view of lead casing with nails

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: American; Contemporary; forests; Trees; Nature; satire (artistic device); Music; Poetry; Death; Humor; Tombs
    • Format: image
  14. Trees: detail view of lead casing with nails and grafitti

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Contemporary; Nature; Music; Tombs; Death; American; satire (artistic device); Humor; forests; Poetry; Trees
    • Format: image
  15. Trees: detail view of lead casing with nails and grafitti

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Death; American; satire (artistic device); Poetry; forests; Humor; Trees; Nature; Music; Tombs; Contemporary
    • Format: image
  16. Trees: detail view of lead casing with nails and grafitti

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Contemporary; American; Music; forests; satire (artistic device); Humor; Poetry; Trees; Nature; Death; Tombs
    • Format: image
  17. Trees: lead sheets being applied to eucalyptus tree in back lot at UCSD prior to installation on campus

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: satire; adaptive reuse; recycling; Death; forests; Humor; construction (assembling); Trees; Contemporary; Tombs; American; Nature
    • Format: image
  18. Trees: lead sheets being applied to eucalyptus tree in back lot at UCSD prior to installation on campus

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: forests; construction (assembling); Contemporary; Nature; Death; satire; recycling; Humor; adaptive reuse; Tombs; Trees; American
    • Format: image
  19. Trees: lead sheets being applied to eucalyptus tree in back lot at UCSD prior to installation on campus

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Death; Humor; forests; Tombs; satire (artistic device); Poetry; construction projects; Contemporary; construction sites; Music; Nature; Trees; Construction equipment; American
    • Format: image
  20. Trees: view of eucalyptus forest site for the talking tree and singing tree, before their installation; UCSD

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Allen, Terry (American conceptual artist and musician, born 1943); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1986
    • Topic: Contemporary; forests; American; Poetry; Music; Humor; satire (artistic device); Nature; Trees; Tombs; Death
    • Format: image