Harper Humanities Garden


Tsutomu Hiroi, Untitled, 1973, steel

Former visiting professor of sculpture at the University of Denver. Hiroi is a member of the founders of Japan Kite Association and is known for his creative modern kites. He is currently a professor emeritus of Tokyo Gakugei University in Japan. He is also an honorary director of the Saitama Prefectural Showamachi Big Kite Museum and a member of Japan’s Modern Art Association as well as a member of the board of Japan Kite Association. His publications include Tako sorano zokei (Kites – Sculpting the Sky) and Tako wo tsukuru (Making Kites).

Location: Southeast Corner of Harper Humanities Garden


Sheila Carrasco, Bust of Chancellor Chester B. Alter, 2010, bronze

Commissioned and installed through the Office of the University Architect.

Learn about art at the Ritchie Center.