Birthing Series III

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.064.1
Artist:
Eugenia Marve
Medium:
Mixed Media
Date:
circa 1998
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 18 in Width: 10 in Depth: 10 in
Description:
Illustrated vessel with a woman's head at the lip; two females on the base of the vessel with plant life and fabrics.
Historical Context:
Eugenia Marve's art merges her own unique imagery with traditional folk art elements, particularly in relation to Egyptian and African cultures. Originally from Flint, Michigan, Marve has worked as an artist, teacher, and motivational speaker. After serving as Artist in Residence for the State of Michigan for some time, she worked for the Grand Rapids Public Schools for many years.
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Richard M. DeVos Center ➜ Building C (DEV) ➜ 3rd Floor (DEV; C)
Location Notes:
DEV; Building C; 3rd Floor; Across from Rm. 322C