This collection contains posters designed by Bob Coonts, an abstract artist and a retired Colorado State University affiliate faculty member in the Department of Art and Art History. Coonts graduated from CSU in 1963 with a bachelors degree in graphic art and painting, and he taught at CSU from 1974 to 2003. This collection, with materials dated 1973 to 2002, primarily contains posters for the American West Program, a cross-disciplinary summer program at CSU started in 1972 that explored themes related to the American West. Other poster themes include Tom Sutherland, winter holidays, and dreams.

Recent Submissions

  • Encounter 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1992
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Images of the West 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1994
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Women’s suffrage 1893-1993 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1993
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Eccentrics in the West 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1995
    Format:born digital; posters
  • West beckoned, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1996
    Format:born digital; posters
  • West still beckons, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1997
    Format:born digital; posters
  • American West Program, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1977
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Bicentennial West 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1976
    Format:born digital; posters
  • American West, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1978
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Outlaw, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936, artist; Schiller, John, artist
    Date:2001
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Lawman, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936, artist; Schiller, John, artist
    Date:2002
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Manifest Destiny 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1998
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Dreamworks 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1986
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Joy 1984 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1984
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Peace and release 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1987
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Peace 1981 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1981
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Joy 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1983
    Format:born digital; posters
  • American West at CSU, The 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1973
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Untitled 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:undated
    Format:born digital; posters
  • Manifest Destiny realized 1850-1898 

    Creator(s):Coonts, Bob, 1936-, artist
    Date:1999
    Format:born digital; posters

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