Agnes Denes: Absolutes and Intermediates

Introspection I–Evolution, 1968-71 [details]
Monoprint, 41-1/2 x 17 feet
Collection of George Washington Library Center,
Chicago, Illinois

Portrays evolutionary developments from the Psychozoic Era and the separation of man and ape to the development of intelligence and the beginnings of knowledge, science, and art.

Investigations: comparative anatomy, genetics, physics, biology, cytology, heredity, anatomy, mutation, environmental awareness, geneaology, cartography, communication, astronomy, time studies, linguistics, x-ray technology, time measurements, and art.

Colors of the Week, 1969 [last image]

From a retrospective of the work of Agnes Denes, at The Shed.

January 11th, 2020