Tag Archives: Systems

Systems

FullSizeRender-6Column in Front of its own Image II // Michael Kinder // 1971 // fiberglass, resin on wooden base & acrylic paint on canvas

One of the BP Spotlight Displays at Tate Britain is dedicated to the work of Marcom Hughes, David Saunders and Jeffrey Steele, the founders of the Systems Group in 1972. Member artists focused on precision and mathematical principles in the creation of their art. These are my favorites from the display.

FullSizeRender-7 Moebius Strip // John Ernest // 1971-1972 // wood, metal, plywood & alkyd paint

FullSizeRender-9

Untitled Systems painting (six sections) // Richard Allen // 1972, PVA paint on 6 canvas

FullSizeRender-5

Rotation // Colin Jones // 1972 // household paint on wood