Collection Artwork
Abdoulaye Konaté (born Diré, Mali, 1953)
Métamorphose de papillon
2017
textile
overall size: 85 7/8 x 72 7/8 in.
Tang purchase
2018.4
Inscribed and signed in marker, on white fabric appliqued on lower verso: title [underlined]: métamorphose de / Pappillon_ / dim. [underlined] 212 cm x 185 cm / tech [underlined] . textile / année: [underlined] 2017 / Abdoulaye Konaté
Signed in marker, on same white fabric appliqued on lower verso, to right of material and date information: AKonaté

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Jonnea Herman ’18
Inspired by the annual February Tang <3 Students Event
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.