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What is this?

Composed of two panels "Indi" captures the spontaneous action of a flock of black birds in motion. The main cluster of birds is near the center of the panel height. The photographically-captured image is printed in black with blue highlights on a white textured ground.

Why is this in our collection?

The wallpaper imagery for Indi is produced photographically and captures a moment in time. This paper shows a flock of blackbirds taking flight in a design that is delicate, provocative, and poetic. There is no vertical repeat this work, giving it a random feeling typical of work produced by Trove, a design firm based in New York City. In 2009, Indi was recognized with the Good Design Award by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in the Graphics category. All of Trove’s wallpapers are eco-friendly. They are printed with UV-resistant, organic eco-solvent inks on commercial grade post-consumer recycled paper. They are also washable, thanks to a non-toxic wax-based coating. Trove wallpapers... more

This is a sidewall from United States. It is dated 2009 and we acquired it in 2009. Gift of Trove. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

digital print on paper

Its dimensions are

L x W (each panel): 365.8 x 90.2 cm (12 ft. x 35 1/2 in.)

This object was designed by Jee Levin and Randall Buck and manufactured by Trove

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