Collection Artwork
Bill Owens (born San Jose, California, 1938)
My wife and I don't like the term "head shop." We are in the youth-oriented business. In seven years we have never been hassled by the police. We don't use drugs; we want to protect our livelihood. [from Working]
gelatin silver print
paper size: 10 x 8 in.
image size: 8 1/4 x 6 5/8 in.
Gift of M. Robin Krasny
Inscribed in pencil, verso, lower left: BO-1129 4000
Inscribed in black ink, verso, center: w-806
Signed in pencil, verso, lower right: [illegible]

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Jonnea Herman ’18
Inspired by the annual February Tang <3 Students Event
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.