Current Location:
Niemeyer Living Center East -> 3rd Floor (HON East)
Location Notes:
HON; East, 3rd fl., Lf. of Rm. 318E-m

Morning Story

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.108.1
Artist:
R. Marmion
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Woodcut
Date:
circa 1999
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 12.5 in Width: 16 in
Description:
Abstract design; black background with thick white lines and a red circle intertwined in the white lines. Uppermost white line has yellow line inside.
Historical Context:
Abstract painting was a major trend in painting and sculpture in the twentieth century. Abstract art seeks to break away from traditional representation of physical objects. It explores the relationships of forms and colors, whereas more traditional art represents the world in recognizable images.