Born in St. Croix Falls, WI
This greatcoat made by Tim Harding is fashioned in the form of a traditional Japanese kimono. Through layers of quilted, slashed, and frayed Dupioni silk, the artist depicts a school of red and orange koi (Japanese ornamental carp) swimming beneath the surface of reflective blue water.
51 1/4 X 61 inches
Purchase, Funds from Twin Cities Mazda Dealers, Elizabeth and Robert Gunderson, Mona Meyer, McGrath and Gavin, Cray Research Incorporated, and an anonymous donor
Anderson, Marcia. "Tim Harding." In Our Treasures: Highlights from the Minnesota Museum of American Art, edited by Kristin Makholm, 40-41. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Museum of American Art, 2011.