Poster, Chrome Cube, ca. 1981
In this demonstration of the capabilities of Color—an early color management software—the rigid geometry of the cube contrasts with the soft depth of the cloudy sky. At a distance, the dot patterns of the sky mix optically to create subtle color changes; a closer look allows the viewer to see the varied dot patterns that create the richly textured image.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Holger Backstrom and Bo Ljundberg.
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Its dimensions are
76.8 × 62.4 cm (30 1/4 × 24 9/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Poster, Chrome Cube, ca. 1981; USA; computer ink plotter print on paper; 76.8 × 62.4 cm (30 1/4 × 24 9/16 in.); Gift of Holger Backstrom and Bo Ljundberg; 1985-9-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color.