Collection Artwork
Erin M. Riley (born Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 1985)
Believe Me
wool, cotton
textile size: 92 1/2 x 102 in.
Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York; Hassam, Speicher, Betts and Symons Funds, 2021
Printed label, stitched, weaving verso, lower left: Erin M. Riley / HANDWOVEN / WOOL & COTTON / [horizontal line] 20 [short horizontal line]
Handwritten on first horizontal line: Believe Me
Handwritten on second horizontal line: 20

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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.