Helena Hernmarck

Weaving depicting different coins made for the Minneapolis Institute of Art

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Helena Hernmarck

Helena Hernmarck is a Swedish weaver and tapestry artist known for her innovative, large scale works that are often based on everyday scenes or objects. A single tapestry can take as much as six months to hand weave and might incorporate as many as 500 colors of yarn.

Helena Hernmarck papers

Northwest Architectural Archives

University of Minnesota Libraries



Weaving depicting different coins made for the Minneapolis Institute of Art

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Weaving depicting different coins made for the Minneapolis Institute of Art

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The Creative Arts
Helena Hernmarck