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Arneson's?Egghead?bronze sculptures. Since they began appearing on campus in 1991, the?works of art have caught the attention?— and often hit the funny bone — of visitors as well as the?campus community.

to get to UC Davis and then, from Interstate 80, take exit 71 toward UC Davis.

吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式Head?north onto Old Davis Road. At the traffic circle, continue straight.

吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式Just past the bright orange Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Studies on your right (the Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts will be ahead of you on the left), turn right on Hilgard Lane and park in the South Entry Parking Structure or in the parking lot behind.

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According to his widow, Sandra Shannonhouse, people viewing Arneson’s work should look beyond what seems to be “edgy, naughty or funny” to find more serious comments about political, social and economic issues. In the case of?The Egghead Series, created by one of our most famous professors specifically for UC Davis, the fun is to figure out for yourself what Arneson was saying about life at the university.

Arneson's?Egghead吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?series is scattered across the UC Davis campus; some of the sculptures are tucked away and difficult to find. Use this tour to help you track them down.

Also, read about?the first?Egghead?Music Walk, held March 15, 2013, with members of the St. Louis Symphony performing music by UC Davis composers, each of whom wrote a piece for a particular Egghead or two.

吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式Ready to start your tour? (Use the directions at the right to get to the start.)

1.?See No Evil/Hear No Evil

One of two sculptures of the "See No Evil Hear No Evil" Eggheads

After leaving the South Entry parking lot, walk north on Mrak Hall Drive, passing the on your left and the on your right. Cross?over the Waterway, and you will see a grass circle?on this street with two?Eggheads?trying to communicate. This is?See No Evil/Hear No Evil.

Reinstalled:?November 2009

Description:?Two?Eggheads?face each other on adjacent grassy knolls speaking out of the corners of their mouths, but both lack ears.

Factoid:?Originally installed across the street in May 1994, the sculptures were moved to the grassy circle in front of Mrak Hall to make room for the ?expansion.

2. Eye on Mrak (Fatal Laff)

A sculpture of the "Fatal Laff" Egghead in front of Mrak Hall

Just north of?See No Evil/Hear No Evil?is the campus's main administration building, Mrak Hall. If it is open, cut through the building to the north entrance, where you'll see a single, unblinking eye staring at you from the bald head of?Eye on Mrak (Fatal Laff). Don't forget to look at the sculpture from the other side once you've walked past it on Mrak Mall.

Installed:?May 1994

Description:吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?The upside-down head points away from the administration building, laughing. On the back of the head, a single eye stares at Mrak Hall.

Factoid:?By far, this is the most popular?Egghead吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?that people choose to photograph, often with themselves in the picture.

3. Bookhead

Photo of the scultpure "Bookhead" Egghead at Shields Library

Continue down the long, grassy corridor to Hutchison Drive. Cross it carefully, looking out for bicyclists, and you'll find yourself at , where?Bookhead吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?is prominently displayed on the entrance patio. If you're here during finals week, you'll see many students doing their best impression of the ceramic scholar.

Installed:?October 1991

Description:?The head is face-down,?with a furrowed brow and its?nose buried in an open book.

Factoids:?Bookhead吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?is the only sculpture of the five that is painted a different color (a light blue); it was made from a slightly tougher enamel. Students kiss the sculpture for good luck.

4. Yin & Yang

Photo of woman sitting on top of one of two sculptures that comprise the "Yin & Yang" Eggheads

Now, turn around and head back to Hutchison Drive where you will turn left. After walking east about 150 yards, on the south side of the street you'll come upon the Art/Music/Theatre complex, with the colorful Wright Hall and Main Theatre in the center.?Yin & Yang吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?is located in the front courtyard.

Installed:?1992

Description: Two?Eggheads —?吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式one, with eyes closed, is speaking. The other head is lying on its ear with the back of its head facing the speaker.

Factoids:?A replica of?Yin & Yang?sits on the Embarcadero in San Francisco (that's because the Arneson estate owns the?Eggheads, and considers each piece an edition).?Yin & Yang?lend themselves to many photos and as being a background for performance art.

5. Stargazer

Photo of sculpture "Stargazer" Egghead near Dutton Hall

To reach the final?Egghead, head north from Wright Hall. Cross Hutchison Drive and follow the sidewalk that runs past a bike parking area to the west and Olson Hall to the east. You'll end up at a bike circle at the intersection of East Quad and Shields Avenue. Cross Shields Avenue (again watching out for bicyclists) and continue north on East Quad, passing the brown shingled South Hall. Immediately after South Hall, turn right into a courtyard with a circular fountain and look to your left.?Stargazer?will be about 30 yards ahead of you.

Installed:?May 1994

Description:吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式?The head is staring straight up with a slight smile on its face.

Factoid:?Stargazer, with its idealistic gaze toward the heavens, is located close to East Gate (look to the east on the same lawn for a brick wall), the ?in 1908.

Well done! You've finished the tour. Now you can head over to East Quad down the path north of?Stargazer吉林快3破解,吉林快3破解必中公式, cross the street and make your way to the??to grab a snack before heading home.

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