Collection Artwork
Christopher Wool (born New York, New York, United States, 1955)
Untitled
1998
enamel on aluminum
panel size: 108 x 72 in.
Gift of the Burton Hoffman family
2011.11
Signed, verso: Wool #P289

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.

Tang Collective Catalog


Christopher Wool’s Untitled 1998 painting is both tucked away in collections and on display. Its smeared and drippy composition might be overlooked until its value is realized. Wool’s work is subversive in bringing graffiti, a traditionally illicit practice of vandalism, into the museum. He investigates and pushes the boundaries of what abstract art can be.

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Pattern by Abby Fuess ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
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.