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Artist Chinn, Michael
Title Tri-10,000
Date 1988
Material Purpleheart, Indian ebony, aluminum
Height (in) 3.625
Width (in) 9
Depth (in) 6.125
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Center Purchase
Accession Number 1995.01.01.029P
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.029
Object Number OBJ 38
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Sig Loc Unsigned
Notes Included in Wood Turning in North America Since 1930

Michael Chinn's work has an unmistakable architectonic flavor. "Tri-10,000" is composed of a bowl form juxtaposed with other construced, linear forms. Chinn has an MFA and a strong interest in 20th century architecture. He is currently a practicing artist and a professor of art.