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Wigs

Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Wigs

Artist: Lorna Simpson (American, born 1960)
Date: 1994
Medium: Waterless lithograph on felt
Dimensions:
Overall: 98 x 265 in. (248.9 x 673.1 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from the Edmundson Art Foundation, Inc., 1995.4.a-.ooo
Accession number: 1995.4.a-.ooo
Classification: print
Exhibition History"MCM - Y2K: A Century of Art On Paper," Des Moines Art Center, Dec. 11, 1999 - Feb. 13, 2000

"From Body to Being: Reflections on the Human Image," Des Moines Art Center, Feb. 1 - May 4, 1997

"Gender Beyond Memory: The Works of Contemporary Women Artists," Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan, Sept. 5 - Oct. 27, 1996

"Lorna Simpson," Wiener Secession, Vienna, Austria, Oct. 20 - Nov. 26, 1995
Published ReferencesDMAC News, Sept./Oct. 1995, p.3

Bell Hooks, "Lorna Simpson," Wiener Secession, Vienna, 1995, exh. cat., color ills. wraparound cover, p.11 & details pp.12 & 13 (Printed by REMAprint; Vienna, translation Elisabeth Frank-Grossebner)

Asahi Shimbun, ed., "Gender Beyond Memory: The Works of Contemporary Women Artists," Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, 1996, p.72, ill. on foldout pp.73 & 74 (also brochure with color ill. p.3)

"MCM - Y2K: A Century of Art On Paper," Des Moines Art Center, 1999, pp.23 & 29

AN UNCOMMON VISION: THE DES MOINES ART CENTER, Des Moines Art Center, 1998, ref. & color ill. p.259, color detail p.258

"Lorna Simpson", Abrams, New York, in association with the American Federation of Arts, 2006, color ill. pgs. 40-41, ref. pg. 148
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