Sunburst by Midori Kono Thiel

Sunburst by Midori Kono Thiel

Sunburst

Midori Kono Thiel

Title

Sunburst

 
Artist

Midori Kono Thiel

  1933 - PRESENT (biography)
Year
1958  
Technique
color woodcut 
Image Size
15 3/4 x 12" image 
Signature
lower right margin, pencil 
Edition Size
4 of 20  
Annotations
title 
Reference
 
Paper
Japanese laid hosho 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
11141 
Price
$450.00 
Description

Midori Kono Thiel did this abstract expressionist woodcut in Japan, while studying art at UC Berkeley.

Midori Kono Thiel was born in Berkeley, CA in 1933 and spent her childhood in Lahaina on the island of Maui, HI. She got her B.A. and M.A. in Fine Arts from U.C. Berkeley and studied woodblock printmaking in Tokyo, Japan on a traveling fellowship from U.C.B. In addition she has extensive postgraduate study in textiles, Japanese calligraphy, koto music and the performing arts of Noh and Kyogen. She lives in Washington state and exhibits her calligraphy in Japan.