Artwork Description

Judy Chicago – Entryway Banners from The Dinner Party

Dimensions: 30.5 x 31.5″ framed / 26.5 x 25.5″ paper
Year: 1978/2021
Medium: archival pigment print on paper
Edition: 1/25

The six woven banners based off of the six cartoon banners here, welcome viewers throughout the entryway into the banquet room that held the legendary triangular Dinner Party. All the banners express various motifs from the entire piece, such as abstracted butterfly and floral forms. Each banner presents a series of phrases from a message Judy Chicago composed out of her vision for universal equality.