Web site offers both a VR tour of the 11-panel mural, "The
Student's Progress," by Lincoln Perry, and two videos - an
overview by the artist and a panel-by-panel discussion by the
artist. The mural is located in the lobby of historic Old Cabell
Perry, one of America's foremost figure artists, painted the work
in the tradition of mural painting that relates to the surrounding
architecture. He incorporates the architecture of the lobby in
the mural and the painting itself appears contiguous with the
lobby space. The landscape is the view of the mountains south
of the building.
mural was commissioned by a group of U.Va. benefactors who also
raised funds for it. They include Ruth and Robert Cross, Gertrude
Weber, Richard Guy Wilson and Eleanor Wilson, and Donald J. Innes
and Allison Innes.
Cabell Hall is building 26 on the University