Current Location:
Flat File 01 -> Drawer 4 (FF)
Location Notes:
PDC; FF01; Drawer 4

1-, 2-, 3-, and 4-Part Combination of Vertical, Horizontal, and Diagonal Left and Right Bands of Color

Artwork
Identifier:
2001.183.1
Artist:
Sol LeWitt
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
1994
Description:
Alternating vertical, horizontal and diagonal bars of black, blue red and yellow.
Historical Context:
Sol LeWitt was an American artist linked to various movements, including Conceptual art and Minimalism. LeWitt rose to fame in the late 1960s with his wall drawings using a wide range of media including drawing, printmaking, and painting. Other LeWitt works cover a wide range of media, including work on papers, to gallery-sized installations to large monumental outdoor sculptures. The original piece is housed in the permanent collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.