Wooka is an offset lithograph and screenprint in an edition of 76, which is one in a series produced by Brandywine Workshop and Archives, Philadelphia, during two visits by Olitski. The screen-printed border accents the central space, which is offset, emphasizing the two planes that shimmer and radiate.
From the Artist
What's so exciting about making a print, any print? It has to be that dizzy-making moment—call it terror?—that comes with the pulling of a proof.
—From https://juditestein.files.wordpress.com/2018/02/stein_jules-olitski.pdf, accessed 7-8-2021
Jules Olitski was born in Russia. He is widely regarded as one of America’s last classic modern painters, most known for his brilliant color harmonies and chromatic shifts that became one of the hallmarks of Color Field painting. He moved to the U...Read More ⟶