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- Remembering Robert Mackay Erskine 1914-2003. Rombough, Lon J. // Pomona;Spring2004, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p44
Pays tribute to the late Robert Mackay Erskine, founding member of the North American Fruit Explorers.
- Quintisection. // Public Sculpture of North-East England;2000, p85
Information about the sculpture "Quintisection," created by sculptor Robert Erskine, commissioned and owned by Doxford International Business Park in Sunderland, England is presented. It focuses on the large steel sculpture located in the area next to the Business Park's main circle. The...
- Stories of Prairie-bred Rose Cultivar Names: Bred by Robert Erskine. // Prairie Garden;2008, Issue 69, p81
The article features some Canadian Prairie-bred rose cultivar names bred by Robert Erskine. The Aurora, a single red selection of Rosa acicularis is named after the school north of Erskine's residence. The Betty Will rose is a hybrid of the names of the two parents. Madeline's Choice is an open...
- Robert Erskine. Tomlinson, Linda // Prairie Garden;2008, Issue 69, p105
The article profiles Robert Erskine, a plant breeder. His interest in plants started at an early age, and later as a young adult, he examined native plants, comparing the differences between plants of the same species. As a plant breeder, he was concerned about the advancement of horticulture...
- Tunga at Galeria Paulo Fernandes. Costa, Eduardo // Art in America;Jul94, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p103
Reviews the exhibition featuring the sculptures by Brazilian sculptor Tunga at Galeria Paulo Fernandes in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
- Dark art. Rugoff, Ralph // Vogue;Sep92, Vol. 182 Issue 9, p352
Examines a new generation of British sculptors whose Neo-Conceptual art finds inspiration in death and the macabre. Leading the movement is Damien Hirst, 27, with Rachel Whiteread, Marc Quinn and others filling out the group. Recurring theme; Indifference to cultural theory; Materials.
- MEET THE MASTER. Goerke-Shrode, Sabine // Calliope;Sep2006, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p18
The article presents information on sculptor Phidias, who made the colossal bronze and ivory statue of Athena Parthenos in the Parthenon and the statue of Zeus in Olympia, Greece.
- Connecting incongruities. Kahn, Wolf // Art in America;Nov92, Vol. 80 Issue 11, p116
Selects six young sculptors in whose work the author finds many of the same formal values that, he believes, define critical worth in his own medium. The author's struggle against an esthetic generation gap; Artist Tom Friedman; The Vermont Studio Center; Artist Andy Yoder; Artist Beverly...
- AWARD UPDATE. // People Management;7/14/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 14, p55
The article reports that 15 organizations in the public and private sectors were shortlisted for the People Management Award 2005 from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) in Great Britain. The award recognizes innovative and creative human resources (HR) and development...