People, Oct. 17, 1977

"There's nothing in the rule book that says a basketball floor can't be purple," says Pop Artist Robert Indiana. Or orange, blue, yellow and red, the colors Indiana has just used to paint the floor boards of the Milwaukee Exposition Convention Center Arena, home of the Milwaukee Bucks. Indiana, 49, who is best known for his LOVE with the leaning O, started with a yellow floor, then brushed red free-throw lanes between wide orange strips. He enclosed the center-court jump circle in an orange diamond and bordered the entire court with a thin blue strip. Indiana's color scheme, which...

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