Current Location:
Lake Superior Hall -> 1st Floor (LSH)
Location Notes:
LSH; OS; LSH; North Exterior -- facing Library

Bust of Shakespeare

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.291.1
Artist:
Richard E. Paschke
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Bronze and Steel
Date:
1993
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 13.5 in Width: 9 in Depth: 9 in
Description:
Bust of Shakespeare, slightly simplified and stylized; resting on base forming front collars. Plaque is inside Lake Superior.
Historical Context:
Dr. Richard E. Paschke holds a Doctorate degree in neurobiology and psychology, though also takes a great interest in music and art. He has played, published, recorded and composed music since the age of 18, and over the years he has made time to carve, model and build 3-dimensional objects. He more recently began combining art and science by sculpting anatomical models to use in teaching.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms:
Contemporary
public art
Library of Congress Subjects:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Statues