Textile, Jewels, 1984
In many of Landis’s works, all of the colors are fully integrated across the entire surface. In this piece, pure blue, green, and orange are confined to tiny, faceted, jewel-like blocks of color couched in a matrix of neutral tans.
It is credited
Mark and Sara Hayden.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 52.7 × 29.2 cm (20 3/4 × 11 1/2 in.) Frame H x W x D (approx.): 73 × 49.5 cm (28 3/4 × 19 1/2 in.)
American designer Richard Landis is a master colorist and weaver whose visual language is that of an abstract artist.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Color Decoded: The Textiles of Richard Landis.