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The Abstract Expressionist years & after

The Abstract Expressionist years & after

Jack Jefferson, Frank Lobdell, Alvin Light : April 23-June 3, 1989

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Published by Wiegand Gallery, College of Notre Dame in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jefferson, Jack, -- 1921- -- Exhibitions,
  • Lobdell, Frank, -- 1921- -- Exhibitions,
  • Light, Alvin, -- 1931- -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStacey Moss, curator.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsMoss, Stacey., Wiegand Art Gallery.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[16] p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22479554M
    OCLC/WorldCa38637596

    Five years after her death, a retrospective of her work was held at the Pollock-Krasner House. The first major West Coast exhibit of her work was held posthumously at Art Resource Group's Newport Beach, California gallery in Exhibits held after death. “Other Artists of . Lee Krasner, American painter recognized for her unique contribution to Abstract Expressionism. Krasner was the sixth of seven children of Jewish emigrants from Odessa, Russia (now Ukraine). When she was 13 she decided to become an artist and was admitted on her second application to Washington.

    Early years. One of the first to achieve complete abstract paintings was Kazimir Malevich, who presented a completely black square in He was a Suprematist, an art movement based on simple geometrical based on geometry is a kind of geometric abstraction. Wassily Kandinsky painted a famous work Composition VII in , which was completely abstract and very complex. - If you aren't having fun, you're doing it wrong. Experimenting with the ideas of the American Abstract Expressionists of the s and 60s (Jackson Pollock, Robert Motherwell, Franz Klein and Willem De Kooning). This is art about the process of making art. They tried to get away from traditional methods (brushes, easels, tubes of paint) and experiment with dripping, spraying 40 pins.

    Clyfford Still, (born Novem , Grandin, North Dakota, U.S.—died J , Baltimore, Maryland), American artist, associated with the New York school, whose large-scale abstract paintings belong to the tradition of the romantic painted large abstract canvases meant to evoke the mystery of human existence through pure colour and form.   The message is clear: Abstract Expressionism, which hoped to connect more directly to a primal sense of artistic purpose, is for tough, complicated men to pour their expressive force into large paintings with urgent, even violent gestures. (After , the.


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