Convergence

Title

Convergence

Subject

Virginia
Art

Description

Born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, painter Katherine Porter trained at Colorado College and Boston university , ultimately receiving an honorary doctorate from Colby College. Porter seeks, through the use of strong geometric shapes and contrasting colors, to give form to ideas, particularly of change and conflict. This painting's title word "convergence" refers to movement of several elements into one.

Creator

Katherine Porter (American, Born 1941)

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

TAU_ART_000128
1996.001

Date Created

1992/1994

Is Part Of

Taubman Museum of Art

Medium

painting (visual works)
oil

Provenance

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries
Taubman Museum of Art (Repository)
Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York
Hassam, Speicher, Betts and Symons Funds

Files

TAU_ART_000128_0004.jpg

Tags

Citation

Katherine Porter (American, Born 1941), “Convergence,” Southwest Virginia Digital Library, accessed September 16, 2019, http://di.lib.vt.edu/items/show/952.