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Anasazi Wedding Vessel

Helene Cote

donated to the city of Berkeley by: City of Berkeley Office of Economic Development

Fascinated by objects that are part of everyday life, Hélène Côté’s style is a modern melding of the Café lithos of Toulouse Lautrec, the POP silkscreens of Andy Warhol and the abstract paintings of Stuart Davis, creating a distinctive style all her own. No matter the subject, Côté’s prints all have bold flat colors in common, wedged between thick black lines with slivers of white paper animating the space between them. From Heinz Ketchup to Anasazi pottery, her oversized prints elevate those simple objects to near icon status while giving them a …> Read more

Location: Dwight & Telegraph
Unveiled: Friday July 18, 2014

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