Bench Artists

  • Bench for the Friends of the Smith College Museum of Art

    Jason Berg. American, Born 1967

    Bench for the Friends of the Smith College Museum of Art, 2003

    Glass

    23 x 18¼ x 59½ inches

    Commission made possible through the 2002 Annual Appeal to the Friends of the Smith College Museum of Art

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.1

  • Bench

    Dale Broholm. American, Born 1956

    Bench, 2003

    Curly ash, ebony, bending plywood, and leather

    21 x 21¾ x 72½ inches

    Gift of Susan S. Small (Susan Spencer, class of 1948) in memory of her husband, William A. Small, Jr.

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.2

  • Bench

    Polly Cassel. American, born 1955

    Bench, 2003

    Mahogany and poplar with paint

    27¼ x 24½ x 69½ inches

    Gift of Tammis Day AC in memory of June Clemens Ewing

  • Virtue is Bold

    Mark Del Guidice. American, Born 1954

    Virtue is Bold, 2003

    Figured pear wood slab, mahogany, milk paint, and varnish

    18½ x 17 x 62 inches

    Gift of Bonnie Johnson Sacerdote, class of 1954

  • Bench

    Hank Gilpin. American, Born 1946

    Bench, 2003

    Curly white oak

    20 x 13 7/8 x 97 1/8 inches

    Gift of Eliot Chace Nolen, class of 1954

  • Four Arts

    Silas Kopf. American, Born 1949

    Four Arts, 2003

    White ash with marquetry of various woods

    35¾ x 40 x 45 5/8 inches

    Commission made possible by the Berkshire Taconic Foundation and the Judith Plesser Targan, class of 1953, Fund

  • Bench

    Kristina Madsen. American, Born 1955

    Bench, 2003

    Bubinga, ebony, and maple

    17 3/4 x 12 1/4 x 55 3/4 in.

    Commission made possible by the Berkshire Taconic Foundation and the Judith Plesser Targan, class of 1953, Fund

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.7

  • Wild Beast Bench

    Judy Kensley McKie. American, Born 1944

    Wild Beast Bench, 2003 (designed 2001)

    Bronze

    16 x 18 x 66 in

    Commission made possible by a grant from the LEF Foundation

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.8

  • Bench for Smith College

    Rosanne Somerson. American, Born 1954

    Bench for Smith College, 2003

    Wenge

    18 1/2 x 24 1/4 x 76 7/8 in.

    Gift of Jane Chace Carroll, class of 1953

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.9

  • Museum Gallery Bench

    Wendy Stayman. American, Born 1946

    Museum Gallery Bench, 2003

    Maple and figured cherry, detailed with gold leaf and ebony

    20 3/4 x 21 1/4 x 71 1/2 in.

    Gift of Roberta Rosenberg Weinstein, class of 1967, in memory of Martha Lazarus Weiden, class of 1966

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.10

  • Smith Bench

    Rick Wrigley. American, Born 1955

    Smith Bench, 2002

    Bubinga with American sycamore marquetry inset

    18 x 30 x 72 in

    Gift of Wendy Burdsall Kirst, class of 1964

    ID Number: SC TR 6435.11