Opening Day – Of Spirit and Flame: John Coleman Bronzes from the Collection of Frankie and Howard Alper

John Coleman, Graceful Spirit, 2016, bronze; On loan from the Frankie and Howard Alper Collection.

June 6, 2017 is the opening day of the ongoing exhibition Of Spirit and Flame: John Coleman Bronzes from the Collection of Frankie and Howard Alper.

This selection of more than 20 bronze sculptures by award-winning sculptor and painter John Coleman celebrates one of the nation’s most important artists of the American West, as well as the arts patronage of collectors Frankie and Howard Alper. Coleman’s stories about Native American culture are conveyed throughout the exhibition, as his artistic process is illuminated.