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Sidney Buchanan

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(402) 551-7816 1202 s. 62nd St. Omaha, NE 68106





Art Pieces

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Black Twist , 1993

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: University of Nebraska at Omaha; UNO campus, 60th and Dodge Near Durham Science Center, Outside Parking Lot G

Owner: University of Nebrasaka at Omaha


Caterpillar , 1988 - 1989

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: Downtown; 3215 Cuming, Administration Building

Owner: Omaha Public Schools


Ceres , 1986

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Downtown; Elliot Aviation 3636 Wilbur Plaza 150 feet to the NW of the intersection of Wilbur Plaza and Lindbergh Plaza.

Owner: Omaha Airport Authority


Hammerjack (Red Twist) , 1994

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: West; AmeriFirst Home Improvement Finance, 9505 I Street, main entrance

Owner: AmeriFirst Home Improvement Finance


Magic Flute , 1990

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: Mid-Town; Benson High School 52nd and Maple near car entrance and free standing school sign

Owner: Omaha Public Schools


Mangonel II , 1980

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Gene Leahy Mall; Gene Leahy Mall 1302 Farnam located on the grass near the water east of the 13th St. Bridge

Owner: City of Omaha

Additional Information: Purchased and donated to city by the Metropolitan Arts Council, Art in Public Places Committee. Mangonel refers to a medieval catapult.


Melissa , 1985

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: Downtown; 3215 Cuming, Admin Building

Owner: Omaha Public Schools


Patrick , 1975

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: Mid-Town; Pipal Park 7770 Hascall Street

Owner: City of Omaha

Additional Information: The sculpture is named after the artist's son and commemorates one of the most destructive tornadoes in the history of the U.S., which devastated parts of Omaha on May 5, 1975.


Prometheus , 1991

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: West; 1111 S. 103rd St., east side of bldg

Owner: Northern Natural Gas


Somnus , 1978

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Metal

Location: Mid-Town; Temporarily located on the East side of the Student Life Building, at approximately 39th and Emile, next to parking lot

Owner: University of Nebraska Medical Center

Additional Information: The sculpture was purchased for $7,000 by Dr. and Mrs. Harold Gifford and donated in memory of their fathers, Harold Gifford and August Jonas, both former deans of the Medical College.


Tree House with French Doors , 2002

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Gene Leahy Mall; Gene Leahy Mall, east of the 10th Street Bridge between Farnam & Douglas. Sculpture is next to the water.

Owner: City of Omaha

Additional Information: The sculpture was part of the 2002 Wind & Water Sculpture Exhibition presented by the Omaha Summer Arts Festival. The 30 foot sculpture is see-through and comprised of many different linear shapes (described by the artist as “a great big red line drawing).


JK , 1982

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: West; AmeriFirst Home Improvement Finance 9505 I St.

Owner: AmeriFirst Home Improvement Finance


Pawn , ca. 1980

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel

Location: Joslyn; Joslyn Art Museum Sculpture Garden 2200 Dodge St.

Owner: Joslyn Art Museum

Additional Information: Sidney Buchanan is perhaps the best known Nebraska artist working in welded metal sculpture. A former professor of sculpture at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Buchanan’s monumental, imposing public art is on view throughout Omaha. His reconstructed found-art sculptures are shaped from junkyard pieces of steel — 1950s auto bumpers, chunks of locomotives and boilers, and twisted beams from demolished buildings. This piece was a gift to the Joslyn museum by Philip J. Willson in 2008.


Frazzell II , 1982

by Sidney Buchanan

 

Mediums: Steel, Metal

Location: West; Catlin Elementary School 12736 Marinda Street Located on the SE corner of the building

Owner: Omaha Public Schools

Additional Information: "Frazzell I is at Newberger Museum in New York


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