Current Location:
Section D (OS) -> Shelf D3 (OS)
Location Notes:
IDC; Open Shelving; Section D; Shelf 3

Triptych I

Artwork
Identifier:
2000.038.1b
Artist:
Anthony W. Thompson
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Mixed Media, Etched Glass, and Electrostatic Transfer
Date:
1993
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 24 in Width: 18.5 in
Description:
Abstract ceremonial image; lower half black with gray image of person and markings, upper half white with lavender cloud.
Historical Context:
"The mixed media works attempt material meta-discussions on the nature and function of symbolic language systems themselves as they evolve through time. The collapsed quality of the spatial and temporal elements requires a kind of visual excavation of the works as condensed, layered, and stratified artifacts." - Anthony Thompson