Current Location:
Eberhard Center -> 9th Floor (EC)
Location Notes:
EC; 9th Floor; Outside Rm. 911

17th St. Canyon

Artwork
Identifier:
2010.54.1
Artist:
Robert Koropp
Credit:
Gift of Daryl Fischer
Medium:
Color Photograph
Date:
circa 1984
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 19.5 in Width: 14.5 in
Description:
Photograph of city sky and buildings with blurred effect. Main central portion is lighter than the surrounding spaces. There is a small red section near the bottom center.
Historical Context:
Robert Koropp was a true creative in the field of photography. He received his Masters Degree in chemistry and went on to study photography at the Art Center School in Los Angeles when he realized it was his real passion. Koropp had a successful career in advertising with numerous high profile clients including Kellogg’s, First National Bank, Amoco, Mobil, Honeywell and Pentax. With a background in science and a desire to experiment, he created multiple bodies of work including experimental and micro photography, land and cityscape, still-life and motion images.