Doug Shelton Mural :Hidden Art Piece in the Park Library that you should take a look. Unlimited Possibilities. “The title (Unlimited Possibilities) refers to the life of the student as well as the life of the university .” —Doug Shelton, the Artist. LOCATION: Park
Doug Shelton Mural :Hidden Art Piece
Park Library that you should take a look
“The title (Unlimited Possibilities) refers to the life of the student as well as the life of the university.”
The college should grow in terms of technical and international development That is the land-granted mission.
The date of its construction was January 1998, and the painting was officially granted to the ISU on March 22 which is the Founders Day. The other factor that contribute to purpose of this construction was Iowa’s Sesquicentennial year in 1996. In other words, the mural painting itself has function of commemorate the Sesquicentennial year of Iowa
KEY HISTORICAL FACTORS
Sesquicentennial year of Iowa
Worked with ISU Design Students
LEFT SIDE REPRESENT RURAL AREA
Its background is consisted of grass, naked stratum, double screw of DNA, and bird on agricultural plain.
‘Unlimited Possibilities’ expresses its message clearly by depicting academic components in overall. – You have unlimited potential! Get that out to the World. Why don’t you visit Doug Shelton Mural at the Park Library and take inspiration?
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RIGHT SIDE REPRESENT URBAN AREA
Its background is consisted of computer, drawer, blackboard, and office supplies.
OVERALL ARTISTIC ASPECTS
Green, blue and yellow colors.
Use of Symbols
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“Doug Shelton mural – Unlimited Possibilities” Iowa State University E-Library (2012). Iowa State University of Science and Technology. Web. 11 Oct. 2013.
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