Collection Artwork
Corita Kent (Fort Dodge, Iowa, 1918 – 1986, Boston, Massachusetts)
i am the sacred words of the earth - shell writing #3
1976
serigraph
Hambly Studios (Santa Clara, California, established 1959 – 2012)
paper size: 16 1/2 x 21 7/8 in.
Gift of Harry Hambly, serigrapher, Hambly Studios
printed in Santa Clara, California, United States, North America
2016.14.149
76-20
from an edition of approximately 200

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Jeffrey Gibson on Inspiration from Corita Kent
Video
Interview
Bernardo Ramirez Rios on Sister Corita Kent & Chicano/a Art in Los Angeles
Essay
Molly Channon on Corita Kent’s G O greatest show of worth, 1968
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Pattern by Nathan Bloom ’21
Inspired by the performance Honey Baby in the exhibition Janine Antoni & Stephen Petronio: Entangle
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.