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Asafo flags are emblems of the Asafo companies in the Fante states of southern Ghana. The Tang’s collection of 10 flags was acquired by collector Claude Simard, in whose memory they were donated to the museum.
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
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.