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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. La Jolla Vista View: viewer standing in front of map

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Wegman, William (American photographer and painter, born 1943); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1988
    • Topic: Nature; cities; Tourism; American; irony; urban planning; Humor; landscapes (representations); neighborhoods; Contemporary
    • Format: image
  6. Sun God: back view with trimmed vines on arch

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

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

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); 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: colossi; Women artists; crowns (headdresses); gilding; Birds; Arches; Contemporary; Humor; Color; deities; American; vines
    • Format: image
  9. Sun God: general view of sculpture and vine-covered arch

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Saint-Phalle, Niki de (French sculptor, writer, and scenographer, 1930-2002); Cohen, Becky (American photographer, contemporary); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); University of California, San Diego--History
    • Date: 1983
    • Topic: Birds; American; crowns (headdresses); colossi; gilding; Contemporary; vines; Color; Arches; deities; Women artists; Humor
    • Format: image
  10. The Good Rumor Project: video documentation

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Conwell, Donna; inSite_05; Wrange, Måns, 1961-
    • Date: 2005
    • Topic: Boundaries; political art; Rumor; communication (function); Humor; border art; Focus groups; Performance art; Video art; information signs
    • Format: video
  11. The Jewel / In God We Trust: junk car covered in gold leaf in luxury car dealer showroom

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Louro, João (Portuguese architect, contemporary); Ragasol, Tania (Mexican art historian and curator); inSite_05
    • Date: 2005
    • Topic: Consumers; Junk sculpture; ruins; Automobile showrooms; Wealth; border art; parody; Performance art; Automobiles; poverty; recycling; Humor; junkyards
    • Format: image
  12. The Jewel / In God We Trust: junk car covered in gold leaf in luxury car dealer showroom

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ragasol, Tania (Mexican art historian and curator); inSite_05; Louro, João (Portuguese architect, contemporary)
    • Date: 2005
    • Topic: parody; Consumers; ruins; Automobile showrooms; Wealth; receptions; poverty; Humor; Performance art; Automobiles; border art; recycling; junkyards; Junk sculpture
    • Format: image
  13. Under the Table

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Therrien, Robert (American sculptor, born 1947); Forsha, Lynda; inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Humor; scale (relative size); Furniture
    • Format: image
  14. Unpacking My Library

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Spector, Buzz (American installation artist, born 1948); Yapelli, Tina; Asebedo, Anna (American); Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Libraries; Literature; collecting; Aesthetics; Humor
    • Format: image
  15. Snake Path: granite book (Milton's "Paradise Lost")

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Smith, Alexis (American mixed-media and installation artist, born 1949); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); University of California, San Diego--History; Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Humor; Poetry; Books; paradise (doctrinal concept); Gardens; paradise gardens; Bibles; Contemporary; American; Serpentes
    • Format: image
  16. Snake Path: path and bench inside the Garden of Eden

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); Smith, Alexis (American mixed-media and installation artist, born 1949); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); University of California, San Diego--History; Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Humor; Bibles; Serpentes; American; paradise gardens; Contemporary; paradise (doctrinal concept); Gardens
    • Format: image
  17. Snake Path: path and bench inside the Garden of Eden

    • Collection: Stuart Collection Photographs
    • Name: Beebe, Mary Livingstone (American, born 1940); Smith, Alexis (American mixed-media and installation artist, born 1949); Gregoire, Mathieu (American conceptual artist, born 1953); Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.); University of California, San Diego--History; Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost
    • Date: 1992
    • Topic: Bibles; American; paradise (doctrinal concept); Serpentes; Humor; Contemporary; Gardens; paradise gardens
    • Format: image
  18. 23 September 1994

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Perspective; irony; border art; Railroad stations; Boundaries; Humor; Machinery; political art
    • Format: image
  19. 23 September 1994: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); Marchick, Sarah
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Machinery; border art; Railroad stations; Perspective; Humor; Boundaries; irony; political art
    • Format: image
  20. 23 September 1994: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94; Marchick, Sarah
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Humor; border art; Perspective; Railroad stations; Machinery; irony; political art; Boundaries
    • Format: image
  21. 23 September 1994: general view

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Railroad stations; irony; Machinery; border art; Humor; Boundaries; political art; Perspective
    • Format: image
  22. A Lesson in Civics

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); Installation Gallery; Lowe, Jean (American installation artist, born 1960)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Libraries; Books; political art; Humor; parody; Education; Animal culture; Classrooms; Kitsch
    • Format: image
  23. A Lesson in Civics

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Lowe, Jean (American installation artist, born 1960); Installation Gallery; Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: political art; Libraries; Books; Humor; Education; Classrooms; Kitsch; Animal culture; parody
    • Format: image
  24. A Lesson in Civics: detail of "books" on bookshelf

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Installation Gallery; Lowe, Jean (American installation artist, born 1960); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Kitsch; Humor; Books; Libraries; political art; parody; Education
    • Format: image
  25. A Lesson in Civics: detail of stack of "books"

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Installation Gallery; Lowe, Jean (American installation artist, born 1960); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Libraries; political art; Education; Books; Kitsch; Humor; parody
    • Format: image
  26. A Lesson in Civics: project proposal: found poster of rabbit anatomy

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Lowe, Jean (American installation artist, born 1960); Installation Gallery
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Kitsch; Education; Libraries; parody; Humor; Books; Classrooms; political art; Animal culture
    • Format: image
  27. A Tourist's Guide to San Diego and Tijuana: view of facade of "tourist office"

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rivera, Paul (photographer); inSITE97; Smith, Melanie (British photographer, born 1965, active in Mexico)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: travel guidebooks; Postcards; Photography; satire (artistic device); Tourist information centers; border art; information centers (facilities); Tourism; parody; Humor
    • Format: image
  28. Abandoned II

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); Schnorr, Michael (American installation artist, born 1945); inSITE94; inSITE92
    • Date: 1992-1994
    • Topic: Outdoor furniture; border art; Playgrounds; Artistic collaboration; chaises longues; children (people by age group); Furniture; leisure; Humor; homelessness
    • Format: image
  29. Abandoned II

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Schnorr, Michael (American installation artist, born 1945); inSITE92; Rollof, Ulf (Swedish installation artist, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1992-1994
    • Topic: Humor; border art; Playgrounds; Bull rings; Outdoor furniture; Artistic collaboration; homelessness; chimneys (architectural elements); Furniture; children (people by age group)
    • Format: image
  30. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object)

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Reo, Sharon A. (photographer); Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: political art; Popular culture; Automobiles; border art; Performance art; Unidentified flying objects; Video art; Boundaries; Humor
    • Format: image
  31. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object)

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: political art; Boundaries; Unidentified flying objects; Humor; Performance art; Popular culture; Automobiles; border art; Video art
    • Format: image
  32. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object)

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Reo, Sharon A. (photographer); Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: border art; Humor; Performance art; Unidentified flying objects; Popular culture; Boundaries; political art; Video art; Automobiles
    • Format: image
  33. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object): detail of "Alien Toy" logo

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Reo, Sharon A. (photographer); Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Video art; political art; Popular culture; border art; Performance art; Automobiles; Boundaries; Humor; Logos (Symbols); Unidentified flying objects; Hydraulics
    • Format: image
  34. Alien Toy UCO (Unidentified Crusing Object): project documentation

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ortiz Torres, Rubén (Mexican painter and installation artist, born 1964); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: border art; Humor; Popular culture; Automobiles; Video art; Marionettes; Performance art; Unidentified flying objects; toys (recreational artifacts); political art; Logos (Symbols)
    • Format: video
  35. Ayate Car: Car installed by the border fence

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Romero, Betsabeé (Mexican artist, born 1963); Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Performance art; boundary Boundaries; Materials--Deterioration; assemblage (sculpture technique); Humor; Masculinity; Femininity; freestanding altars; Automobiles
    • Format: image
  36. Century 21

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: information signs; architecture (object genre); Temporary housing; shacks; housing (concept); homelessness; Dwellings; Squatters settlements; satire; political art; Humor; Poor; border art; poverty; Real property
    • Format: image
  37. Century 21

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Marchick, Sarah (photographer); inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Poor; satire; Real property; housing (concept); shacks; Humor; Dwellings; Temporary housing; Squatters settlements; border art; political art; architecture (object genre); homelessness; poverty
    • Format: image
  38. Century 21: bedroom

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Marchick, Sarah (photographer); inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: architecture (object genre); Squatters settlements; Dwellings; poverty; housing (concept); satire; beds (furniture); Real property; political art; Humor; shacks; Poor; homelessness; bedrooms; border art; Temporary housing
    • Format: image
  39. Century 21: chest of drawers with television

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Marchick, Sarah (photographer); Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Living rooms; housing (concept); television receivers; architecture (object genre); Dwellings; homelessness; shacks; Temporary housing; Humor; border art; Real property; Poor; political art; poverty; satire; Squatters settlements
    • Format: image
  40. Century 21: fence and entrance to house

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: shacks; Dwellings; Poor; Squatters settlements; border art; housing (concept); Temporary housing; homelessness; political art; poverty; Humor; architecture (object genre); satire; Real property
    • Format: image
  41. Century 21: house with tire fence and clothes line

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: shacks; Real property; Poor; Dwellings; Humor; border art; housing (concept); homelessness; political art; poverty; Squatters settlements; Temporary housing; satire; architecture (object genre)
    • Format: image
  42. Century 21: interior with dining table

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Temporary housing; Dining rooms; Ceilings; architecture (object genre); Real property; homelessness; housing (concept); shacks; border art; political art; Humor; satire; Poor; poverty; Dwellings; Squatters settlements
    • Format: image
  43. Century 21: interior with dining table and roof

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Poor; Real property; border art; satire; Dining rooms; housing (concept); Temporary housing; shacks; political art; architecture (object genre); Squatters settlements; homelessness; Dwellings; poverty; Humor
    • Format: image
  44. Century 21: Shack in courtyard of the Centro Cultural Tijuana

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Ramírez Erre, Marcos (Mexican installation artist and sculptor, born 1961)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Dwellings; Poor; architecture (object genre); shacks; homelessness; satire; poverty; Humor; Squatters settlements; Temporary housing; border art; Real property; political art; housing (concept)
    • Format: image
  45. Chloe: view of piece installed at Linda Moore Gallery

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE94; Katchadourian, Nina (American conceptual artist, born 1968)
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: Humor; Taxidermy; deaths; Dogs; pets; public spaces
    • Format: image
  46. Chloe: View of piece with stand-in photograph at the San Diego Natural History Museum

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Katchadourian, Nina (American conceptual artist, born 1968); inSITE94
    • Date: 1994
    • Topic: public spaces; Taxidermy; pets; Humor; Dogs; deaths
    • Format: image
  47. Desert Blizzard

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Simmons, Gary (American painter, born 1964)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Projections (visual works); sky; Airplanes; Skywriting; border art; Humor; stars; Abstract (fine arts style); Spectacular, The
    • Format: video
  48. El round nuestro de cada día: detail of boxers

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); inSITE97; Escutia, Manolo Luis (artist)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: toys (recreational artifacts); border art; Cockfighting; Arenas; Battles; Humor; Boxers (Sports); political art; violence; Performance art
    • Format: image
  49. El round nuestro de cada día: general view of "boxers" in ring

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: inSITE97; Rittermann, Philipp Scholz (American photographer, 1955 CE-); Escutia, Manolo Luis (artist)
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Boxers (Sports); Cockfighting; Battles; political art; border art; Arenas; Humor; violence; Performance art; toys (recreational artifacts)
    • Format: image
  50. Green Card

    • Collection: inSite Archive
    • Name: Lorenzana, Alfonso; Zuniga Padilla, Juan (Mexican artist and muralist); inSITE97
    • Date: 1997
    • Topic: Gesture; Conversation; border art; Boundaries; Humor; Emigration and immigration; Materials--Deterioration
    • Format: image