Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> 3rd Floor - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; 3rd fl., Left of Rm. B-3-226

Dialogue I

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.532.1
Artist:
Adolph Gottlieb
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Serigraph
Date:
1991
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 8 in Width: 16 in
Description:
Yellowish background. Thick black brush strokes around the bottom in a tangled organic shape. Two circles in the upper right corner, one black, one red.
Historical Context:
Adolph Gottlieb was a painter and a sculptor who was considered an American abstract expressionist painter. He traveled to France and Germany for a year after which he became a teacher in addition to painting. He was highly inspired by indigenous populations, specifically figures and symbols in their culture.