Current Location:
Building B (MAK) -> 1st Floor - Building B (MAK)
Location Notes:
MAK; 1st fl., Rm. B-1-122

“Alfred Jenson: Paintings and Diagrams from the Years 1957-1977” by Alfred Jensen

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.671.1
Artist:
Alfred Jenson
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original artwork
Date:
1978
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 38 in Width: 22 in
Description:
Top half of the image contains a box with black, red, blue and yellow rings alternating and getting smaller toward the center. The box also contains text written by the artist. Below the box is a large white space that contains the artist's name in large blue letters.
Historical Context:
Jensen was best known for his primary colored checkerboard-like paintings in which numbers, words and mathematical symbols were often incorporated. His works were often based on theories of mathematics, color, light or time.