Helixikos #13

  • Hans Hokanson, Helixikos #13, ca. 1960-1969, carved wood, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1970.361

In the Helixikos Series, Hans Hokanson explored different combinations of carved spirals. Helixikos #13 is composed of two interlocking spirals that appear to twist and pull in different directions. The weight and solidity of the sculpture reflect the massive piece of wood from which it was carved.

Title
Helixikos #13
Artist
Date
ca. 1960-1969
Location
Dimensions
18 782615 in. (48.066.038.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
carved wood
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
Object Number
1970.361
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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