ZoLo (TM), Construction Set

Artist:Raw MaterialsByron GlaserSandra Higashi

Medium: Painted wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:designed 1986

Dimensions: Box: 7 1/8 x 11 x 9 1/8 in.


Accession Number: 1991.133.1-.58

Catalogue Description:
A toy construction set composed of 55 playfully abstract polychromatic pieces housed in wooden box with a tongue-and-groove slide-top lid. Wooden pieces are hand carved and painted in bright colors and patterns; set is made up of body forms drilled with multiple holes, connector sticks that fit into holes, and end pieces with short connector protrusions. Parts can be arranged into multiple zoomorphic forms. .1a is box; 1b is lid; .2 is printed cardboard wrapper for box; .3 is a raffia pouch; .4-.58 are the game pieces.

Brooklyn Museum