Alfred Jensen’s work combines ancient calendar systems, the logic of prisms, and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe’s color theory to create flat, colorful and geometric-patterned art inspired by numerology, astrology, mythology, and science. Kronos consists of five panels with vivid, contrasting dabs of color that form rectangular shapes resembling pyramids seen from above. The title refers to the seasonal pattern of the planets and mythology centered around the creation of the universe.
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 94.75 x 229.5 inches
Accession Number: P68.4.4
Location: North Concourse
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