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Celebrating 30 Years of Eggheads

Shields Library (Lobby - Left Side of Main Staircase)

April 2, 2024 - November 22, 2024

The Eggheads, a series of sculptures by artist and UC Davis Professor Robert Arneson, have had a larger-than-life presence on campus since their creation in the early 1990s. Explore their history through news and student views from The California Aggie. The full stories can be found in the library’s online archive of The Aggie.

Egg-xtra, Egg-xtra Read All About It

Building Bookhead

In October 1991, Bookhead was the first Egghead sculpture to “hatch” on campus — steps from the Shields Library entrance.