Judy Chicago, “Dinner Party Banner”
Judy Chicago, “Dinner Party Banner,” 60” x 3”, 1977, woven by the San Francisco Tapestry Workshop

Judy Chicago, “Dinner Party Banner,” 60” x 3,” 1977, woven by the San Francisco Tapestry Workshop

The simplicity of Chicago’s banner designs have a straightforward, bold graphic sensibility similar to that seen in Nezhnie’s work. They echo printed posters or tarot cards  except that her choice of style for the handwritten words did not easily transpose into tapestry techniques.

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