The Art Guys

(American, Michael Galbreth, 1953-2019 and Jack Massing, b. 1959)

The Statue of Four Lies, 2010

Bronze, stone, concrete, plantings and codex; 112 x 336 x 600 inches

Ars est celare artem


University of Houston

Cougar Village 1

North Exterior

Watch this never-before-seen footage of Jack Massing and the late Michael Galbreth discuss their work and experience with bringing public art to a university campus.

Read about The Art Guys on On Site, Public Art UHS’s 2019 monograph.

The inscription along the stone backdrop for the Statue of Four Lies (2010) reads: Mundus vult decipi ergo decipatur (“the world wants to be deceived, so let it be deceived”). 

The Art Guys Records

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