From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Pink circle]
About this objectPink circle on a blue field with two contact strips. The contact strips show a leafy ground, shoes, and a hand in front of a thin tree.
Medium and MaterialsPhoto-silkscreen montage.
Inscription and Marksrecto: [pencil] J. Lyons 1972recto: [pencil] H-9 1/4 x 12 1/4recto: [pencil] OVERSIZE / FLAT FILE / PS72:037verso of mat: [printed] PRICE [pencil] 30verso of mat: [pencil] PS72:037
Measurements33 cm x 24 cm
Subject and Association DescriptionJoan Lyons (b. 1937) is an American artist whose work encompasses a broad range of media including archaic photographic processes, pinhole photography, offset lithography, Xerography, screen-printing, and photo-quilt making. Born in New York, Lyons studied at Alfred State University where she graduated in 1957 with a degree in ceramic art. The following year she married her fellow Alfred graduate, photographer Nathan Lyons. With her work in the 1960s, Lyons was one of the first artists to use xerography as an artistic practice. She was the founder of the Visual Studies Workshop Press in 1971.
Subject and Association KeywordsJoan Lyons
Subject and Association Keywords1970s
Subject and Association KeywordsCircle
Subject and Association KeywordsContact sheet
Subject and Association KeywordsPink
Subject and Association KeywordsBlue
Subject and Association KeywordsGreen
Subject and Association KeywordsPhoto-Silkscreen
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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