From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Woman in red]
About this objectWoman turning her head to the right in front of a rock formation. The image is printed in red and tan.
Medium and MaterialsSilkscreen.
Inscription and Marksrecto: [pencil] 15 impsrecto: [pencil] Joan Lyons 1971verso: [pencil] Lyons, Joanverso: [pencil] OVERSIZE FLAT FILE / 79:057
Measurements18.2 cm x 24.3 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 KeywordsPhoto-Silkscreen
Subject and Association KeywordsRed
Subject and Association KeywordsProfile
Subject and Association KeywordsPose
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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