John Hess

Woven Textiles

Red, White, Blue    Series 1HexagoniaIlluminationsGenerating StarsTangent Diamonds4 Square ReversalAlhambraCopper RiverEllipseEmpyreanEoanthropus PrimordiaRecursive DiamondsSyntonyTangled WebWavetownDiminishing / Expanding SquaresCircles in Reflection


Salt Lake City

A four block black/white wool double weave showing hexagons in various sizes, some are with simple painted hexagon outlines, while others are painted 3D illusions resembling metallic box shapes. Some of these have top entry boxes, while others have opposing front entry positions . There is a large center hexagon showing dk./lt. reversal lines creating optical vibrations.

Metallic paint on wool double weave
33 inches x 39 inches x 0.5 inches


2016/1 - 2017/1 | Hexagonia