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Artist Virtual Exhibition Talk & Tour

March 19, 2021

Join Artist Gina M. & Curator Michele Cairella Fillmore for a Virtual Exhibition Talk & Tour! Friday, March 19, 12:00 p.m. (PST) - Live via Zoom - After months of closure, and trying to cope by placin...

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"Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M." March 19, 2021, 12PM - 1PM, Artists Virtual Exhibition Talk and Tour

"LA Bibliotecta: A Los Angeles/Italian Exchange"

February 05, 2021

LA Biblioteca is an exhibition of thirty-two handmade, or produced, artist's books by eight artists form various parts of Italy, and eight Los Angeles-based artists. In the title, the presence of the...

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LA Bibliotecta turquoise background with strips of mixed media art intersecting each other in the middle

Art Department Instructor Ann Phong Solo Exhibition at John Wayne Airport

January 26, 2021

Congratulations to Cal Poly Pomona's art lecturer Ann Phong whose abstract artwork was showcased at the John Wayne Airport from Dec. 9, 2020 to Jan. 14. In her solo exhibition, titled Environment, Ann...

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CPP Art Lecturer Ann Phong showcases solo exhibition at John Wayne Airport.

Letter to 2020

January 20, 2021

In January of 2020, after the start of the new year, we had so many hopes and expectations –so many plans and things we wanted to do– things that would mean something. Much like an assessment of an op...

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In this house, we believe: Black Lives Matter, Women's Rights Are Human Rights, No Human is Illegal, Science is Real, Love is Love, Kindness is Everything

PLATFORM CSUConSortiUm Spring 2021 Speakers

January 11, 2021

The newly formed ConSortiUm, a collaborative project of art museums and galleries from the California State University (CSU) system, is pleased to announce a virtual event series that actively engages...

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PLATFORM: An event series of socially engaged artists, collectives, and curators in conversation; presented by ConSortiUm, a collaborative project of California State University art galleries and museums  SPRING 2021 EVENT INFORMATION Shaun Leonardo Thursday, February 11, 5:30 pm Hosted by San Jose State, San Diego State, and Sacramento State Valerie Cassel Oliver, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in conversation with artist Howardena Pindell Thursday, March 11, 5:30 pm Hosted by Grand Central Art Center, CSU Fullerton, Begovich Gallery, CSU Fullerton, and CSU Dominguez Hills People’s Kitchen Collective Thursday, April 29, 5:30 pm Hosted by San Jose State, San Francisco State, Sonoma State, and CSU San Bernardino

The Artists Challenge 2021

January 06, 2021

We are excited to announce the newly re-launched The Artists Challenge for 2021! As you might imagine, most cultural sites, galleries, and museums' doors are now closed across the country and the worl...

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The Artists Challenge 2021

Happy Holidays from the CPP University Art Galleries

December 17, 2020

Greetings from the Gallery Staff

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Happy Holidays! 2020-2021 from the Gallery staff; Michele Fillmore, Emily Ta, Jed Irish Dar Juan, Gracer Miller, B.D. Macario, Molly O'Connor, Esteban Villanueva, Katrina Santos

Video Tour Now Available for "Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain"

December 04, 2020

Check out our video tour! Gina M.'s solo exhibition "Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain" is a full-scale immersive space installation combining both whimsical, found-object assemblages and tr...

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"Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M." Video Tour Available Now.

Exhibition Continued Virtually | "Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M."

July 13, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in order to help control any possible spread, both the Kellogg University Art Gallery and the Don B. Huntley Gallery will be closed until further notice. We look forw...

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The Huntley Gallery. Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain.  The Artistry of Gina M.  January 21 - May 14, 2020

Congressional Art Competition

May 26, 2020

Help choose the winner for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition! Simply “like” the artwork you think should be displayed in the U.S. Capitol all year long.

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Congresswoman Norma Torres.  Representing California's 35th District

Galleries Operational Remotely!

April 08, 2020

Checking in! We are still operational - All Gallery Staff working remotely through Zoom! Visit our social media pages for continued updates and fun content!

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Staff checking in remotely on Zoom

The Artists Challenge 2020

April 08, 2020

As you might imagine, as of this week, most cultural sites, galleries, and museums's doors are now closed across the country and the world...we creatives need to be flexible and adapt, find ways to co...

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#TheArtistsChallenge2020

ASI Virtual Art Exhibit

April 07, 2020

The ASI Art Program invites you to participate in the Virtual Art Exhibit! The Virtual Art Exhibit is looking for artists to submit their work to be featured on our ASI Art Program Instagram (@asia...

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Virtual art exhibit.  @asiartprogram. we're accepting submissions! Want to be featured on our Instagram? Send us pictures of your artwork using the link below!

Health and Safety Update

April 07, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in order to help control any possible spread, both the Kellogg University Art Gallery and the Don B. Huntley Gallery will be closed until further notice. We look forw...

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The Kellogg and Huntley Galleries are Closed until further notice.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in order to help control any possible spread, both the Kellogg University Art Gallery and Don B. Huntley Art Gallery will be closed until further notice.  We look forward to opening our doors again as soon as possible.

American Alliance of Museums Supporting the Art Community by Asking Congress to Include Museums in COVID-19 Relief

March 20, 2020

Museums across the country are struggling with the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Recent Alliance survey data shows that one out of every three museums may shutter permanently - leading...

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American Alliance Museum

Health and Safety Update

March 17, 2020

Gallery Closure as of March 17, 2020 Although no evidence of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has occurred at CalPoly Pomona’s campus, in order to help control any possible spread, both the Kellogg Universi...

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The Kellogg and Huntley Galleries are Closed until further notice.  Although no evidence of coronavirus (COVID-19) has occurred at Cal Poly Pomona's campus, in order to help control any possible spread, both the Kellogg University Art Gallery and Don B. Huntley Art Gallery will be closed until further notice.   We look forward to opening our doors again as soon as possible

University Galleries Curator as LA Artcore Photographic Competition Juror

March 03, 2020

The LA Artcore 4th Annual Photographic Competition and Exhibition is coming up and our very own University Art Galleries Curator, Michele Cairella Fillmore, is a juror for this show!

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LA Artcore 4th Annual Photographic Competition and exhibition.  Jurors: Terry Sutherland, Penny Wolin, Michele Cairella-Fillmore

POV on CPP Opening Reception | Student artwork featuring David Jang Exhibition

February 22, 2020

Art Student Spotlight Exhibition, POV on CPP, is up now at the Bronco Student Center, upstairs. Please join the Art Department at ASI Bronco Student Center for the opening reception on Tuesday, Febru...

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Art Student Spotlight.  POV on CPP.  The drawings and paintings in this exhibition are selected from Visual Communication Design students who have taken their art classes in the Art Department in spring 2019, and fall 2019.  The exhibition includes artwork based based on the landscape of Cal Poly Pomona's campus.  Opening Reception February 25.  Noon - 1PM.  BSC, Andromeda Suite (Bldg. 35-2345)

Video | Opening Reception with Gina M.

January 25, 2020

Enter a toy shop of childhood fantasy, fun and games! But look closely: what you think you see, may not be what you think.

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Gina M posing with sculpted exhibits

"Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M."

January 25, 2020

Please join us during the opening reception on Saturday, January 25, from 2pm to 5pm! There will also be artist remarks at 3:30pm during the reception.

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Opening Reception: "Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M." Saturday, January 25, 2-5pm; Artist's Talk: 3:30pm

The Huntley Gallery in the LAist's "16 Awesome Things To Do In Southern California This Week"

January 22, 2020

Come check us out as our current exhibition, Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M., is listed in the LAist's "16 Awesome Things To Do In Southern California This Week!!"

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Exhibit in a glass case

Exhibition Opening Jan. 21

January 21, 2020

The Huntley Gallery welcomes the public for the exhibition opening day of "Through the Toy Shop and Behind the Curtain: The Artistry of Gina M." on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 4-8pm.

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“Through the Toyshop & Behind the Curtain”

"John T. Lyle & the Future of Regenerative Design"

October 17, 2019

In collaboration with the Lyle Center’s 25th Anniversary. - The legacy of John T. Lyle will be honored with an exhibition of his work at the Don B. Huntley Gallery. The exhibition – curated by his dau...

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The Huntley Gallery; John T. Lyle & the Future of Regenerative Design; Opening Reception: October 17, 5-8pm

Lyle Center's 25th Anniversary Events

October 11, 2019

We celebrate the Center’s anniversary with a series of events. On October 11 we will have a panel discussion at the Lyle Center Commons with Edward Mazria, FAIA, Architecture 2030, David Hertz, FAIA,...

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Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies 25

"The Huntley Collection | Art of the West: New Acquisitions" | Exhibiting through Sept. 26

July 01, 2019

MON-THURS | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM New acquisitions have been added to the Don B. Huntley Collection! We are now open, so stop by the Library 4th floor this summer and through Sept. 26! During the summer...

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The Huntley Collection. Art of the West: New Acquisitions

The Kellogg and Huntley Galleries are Now Hiring!

June 01, 2019

At the Galleries, our goal is to bring the CPP community a variety of diverse exhibitions. We work hard as a unified team, with lots of fun in between, to get our shows prepped and beautiful. There ar...

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Now Hiring. Kellogg and Huntley Galleries.  W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery.  Required:  Student must be eligible for work-study. Student must be available to work 10-20 hours per week.  Questions?  Email us artgalleries@cpp.edu

"Art Department Faculty Show"

April 17, 2019

This exhibition showcases art and graphic work by the Cal Poly Pomona Art Department Faculty. 2019’s participating artists include: Anthony Acock, Melissa Flicker, Joyce Hesselgrave, David Hylton, Gin...

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The Huntley Art Gallery | Library 4th Floor; Cal Poly Pomona Art Department Faculty Show; Exhibiting: April 17 - May 14, 2019

Now at Citrus College! | "Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground"

March 11, 2019

From March 20 - May 16, "Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground", will be exhibited at Citrus College Visual Arts Gallery! Please join them during the opening reception on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019,...

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Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground.  March 20 to May 16 2019

"John David O'Brien: O’Bibliology - A Personal History of Books as Physical Objects"

January 26, 2019

The exhibition, "O’Bibliology - A Personal History of Books as Physical Objects", explores the collected book works, artist books and book-related objects that have been in central part of John David...

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The Huntley Gallery John David O'Brien, O'Bibliology - A Personal History of Books as Physical Object, Exhibiting: January 22 - March 28, 2019; Opening Reception: January 26, 2019, 2-5pm | Artist Remarks: 4pm

"Olga Lah | Lucent Shifts"

October 06, 2018

"Lucent Shifts" is a site-specific installation made up of discarded material—hundreds of sheets of silver reflective plastic. The work ascends across the space, creating an illusion of floating midai...

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October. 6 - December. 6, 2018.  Olga Lah. Lucent Shifts.  The Huntley Gallery, University Library, 4th Floor, Room 4435

"Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground" Update

July 17, 2018

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, from July 16, 2018 - August 6th, 2018, the Huntley Gallery, located on the library 4th floor showing Morocco Crossroads and Meeting Ground, will be clos...

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Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground.  Library Closed for Maintenance July 16 - August 6, 2018.  The Huntley (located in library) Reopening:  August 6 - September 23, 2018

"Positively Fourth Street" - DJ Waldie Essay Published in BOOM California

May 26, 2018

Renowned essayist, memoirist, translator, and editor lent his writing skills to the "Positively Fourth Street" Exhibition. The essay he wrote about the Fourth Street Bridge was published in BOOM Calif...

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A traveler comes to a bridge

"Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground"

April 26, 2018

Follow in the footsteps of fourteen members of the Cal Poly Pomona community who, in the summer of 2017, experienced Morocco through intensive study at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane and immersive s...

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Morocco: Crossroads and Meeting Ground, Apr. 26 - Sept. 20, 2018

"Positively 4th Street: An Encounter with Los Angeles 4th Street Viaduct"

January 27, 2018

Caught between Los Angeles’ past and future, the Fourth Street Viaduct of 1931 is an enduring artifact in an area of enormous flux. Bridging the Los Angeles River, it spans railroad tracks and industr...

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Positively 4th Street, Jan 27 - Apr 12, 2018, The Huntley Gallery, Roderick Smith, DJ Waldie, Richard Willson

Exhibition Preview | "Francis Dean: The Art of Modern Landscape Architecture"

October 19, 2017

In commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of Cal Poly Pomona’s Landscape Architecture Department, we are honoring one of its most celebrated faculty members - Francis H. Dean, FASLA (1922-2003). Dean w...

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Exhibiting: October 21, 2017 - January 11, 2018. Francis Dean: The Art of Modern Landscape Architecture. The Huntley Gallery. Library, 4th floor - Room 4435.

Opening Reception | "College of Environmental Design University Collections and Archives"

May 22, 2017

The exhibition celebrates the College of Environmental Design’s University Collections of Fine Art, Design, Industrial Design, Architecture, and Archives by highlighting a selection of works from each...

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Installation view of "College of Environmental Design University Collections and Archives" exhibition from Monday, May 22 –Thursday, October 5, 2017. Photo Credit: Bill Gunn, Wolverine Photography.

Opening Reception | "Bia Gayotto: Prequel to 2018"

January 14, 2017

Brazilian-born, Los Angeles-based artist Bia Gayotto uses an interdisciplinary approach that combines video, collaboration, fieldwork, and interviews to examine how ideas of identity and culture inter...

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Bia Gayotto: Somewhere in Between. Artist Lecture: Thurs. March 9 from 4-5pm

Opening Reception | "Marvels, Mysteries & Miniatures"

October 01, 2016

Small and precious, child-like fascination, attention to the littlest of details, intimacy, discovery –all words used to describe the "cabinet of curious" artworks by Cindy Cronk, Marianela de la Hoz,...

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Marianela de la Hoz, John Montich, Cindy Cronk. Marvels, Mysteries, and Miniatures.

"Creatures of the Wild West: Selections from the Don B. Huntley Collection"

August 01, 2016

Don B. Huntley‘spassions include a collection of western art that he shares with the university and Cal Poly community. Over the years, Mr. Huntley has donated a number of oil on canvas paintings that...

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The Don B. Huntley Collection

Opening Reception | "Poly-Kroma 2016: 2D3D Fine Art Juried Competition"

May 23, 2016

PolyKroma 2016, celebrating Fine Arts, Art History and Graphic Design on campus with its 2D3D Juried Art Exhibition at the Huntley Gallery, AND the Fine Art Senior Shows, Art History Papers Presentati...

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2D3D logo

Opening Reception | "Sasha vom Dorp: Prequel to 2018"

January 23, 2016

Prequels To 2018 Sasha vom Dorp: Prequel to 2018 is the second in a sequence of small exhibits at the Huntley Gallery highlighting tech-based, installation artists that are scheduled to have a much la...

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Sasha Vom Dorp: Prequel to 2018. January - April 7, 2016.

Opening Reception | "Who Looks Inside: The Art of Babette Mayor"

November 14, 2015

The idea that humans go through various stages of life is not a new one: Carl Jung as well as many other psychologists theorized extensively about the cycle of life identifying universal themes, stage...

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Who Looks Inside: The Art of Babette Mayor | November 14, 2015 - January 7, 2016

Opening Reception | "David Jang: Prequel to 2018"

September 26, 2015

Korean-born David Jang combines repurposed material with engineering and design to create monumental, humorous, and thought-provoking sculpture. Jang is considered one of the fastest up-and-coming you...

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David Jang: Prequel to 2018. September 21 - October 29, 2015.

"The Huntley Western Art Collection: Living Life in the West"

July 01, 2015

A new selection of artworks from the Huntley Western Art Collection exhibiting from July 1 - August 27, 2015. Don B. Huntley‘spassions include a collection of western art that he shares with the unive...

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The Huntley Collection.

Opening Reception | "Poly-Kroma 2015: 2D3D Juried Art Exhibition"

May 20, 2015

2D3D Juried Art Exhibition part of Poly Kroma 2015 exhibited Cal Poly Pomona Art Students. This student exhibition features art and graphic design by students at all academic levels. This year’s exhib...

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2D3D Juried Art Exhibition

Opening Reception | "Roxene Rockwell: In the Forests and the Trees"

February 28, 2015

Rockwell, a Los Angeles native, draws inspiration from nature and trees to symbolize humankind and life’s experiences. In both her paintings and collaged surfaces, she uses a variety of textures and l...

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Roxene Rockwell: In the Forests and the Trees. The Huntley Gallery | February 28 - April 18, 2015.

Opening Reception | "The Gilson Collection: Midcentury Design at Cal Poly Pomona"

December 06, 2014

As a professional industrial designer, Channing Gilson recognized the significance of the historical design record. At a young age, he resolved to start collecting obsolete mass-­‐produced everyday it...

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The Gilson Collection: Midcentury Design at Cal Poly Pomona. Midcentury objects: clock, typewriter, chair, lawn mower, toys, computer, fountain, car

Opening Reception | "925,000 Campsites: The Commodification of the American Experience"

October 30, 2014

To tell the story of the commodification of camping is not to tell the story of anyone site or even anyone campground, but rather to examine how this cultural ideal of rugged American character came t...

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925,000 Campsites: The Commodification of the American Experience

Opening Reception | "Poems, Folklore and Ghost Stories: Tales My Firewood Told Me - The Woodwork of Fred Rose"

September 27, 2014

Reminiscent of artists like Isamu Noguchi, David Nash, Giuseppe Penone, and Martin Puryear, Fred Rose captures a spectrum of traditions in wood from utilitarian woodwork to carved and assembled wood s...

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Poems, Folklore & Ghost Stories. Tales My Firewood Told Me: The Woodwork of Fred Rose. Huntley Art Gallery.

"New Selections from the Don B. Huntley Western Art Collection"

July 12, 2014

Don B. Huntley‘s passions include a collection of western art that he shares with the university. Over the years, Mr. Huntley has donated a number of oil on canvas paintings that depict wildlife, land...

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The Don B. Huntley Collection. Painting of buffalos roaming a flower field

Opening Reception | "Poly-Kroma 2014: 2D3D Fine Art Juried Competition"

May 22, 2014

Poly­‐Kroma, celebrates the Fine Arts, Art History & Graphic Design on campus with this 2014 2D/3D Juried Art Exhibition at The Huntley Gallery, the 2014 Fine Art Senior Show, AND Industry Night‐the s...

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2D3D A Juried Art Show at the Huntley

"An Exhibition from the Don Huntley Western Art Collection"

November 08, 2013

Don B. Huntley‘spassions include a collection of western art that he is sharing with the university. Over the years, he has donated a number of oil on canvas paintings that depict wildlife, landscapes...

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The Don B. Huntley Collection

"The Don B. Huntley Collection of Art of the West"

November 08, 2013

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Portrait of Don B. Huntley