Rediscovering Slobodkina: A Pioneer of American Abstraction, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntinton, NY

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  Esphyr Slobodkina, Circuit in Pink (Hytron Abstraction), 1950 Acrylic on paper, 13 x 11 inches Collection Heckscher Museum of Art January 10, 2009 – March 22, 2009 To celebrate the hundredth anniversary of her birth, a mini-retrospective of this Russian-American artist will include works from the Heckscher Museum’s extensive Slobodkina holdings, supplemented with works from the collection of the Slobodkina Foundation, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the National Museum of […]

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Manfred Mohr: Upcoming Exhibitions

  Manfred Mohr, P350-d, 1984-91, 200 x 200 cm View of It from Bit: Manfred Mohr & Gabriel Orozco Grazyna Kulczyk Foundation   bit international – [Nove] tendencije Computer und visuelle Forschung – Zagreb 1961-1973 ZKM | Medienmuseum Karlsruhe, Germany February 23, 2008 — February 22, 2009   Infinity and Beyond: Mathematics in Contemporary Art The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, New York April 19 — June 22, 2008   Bildertausch 3: New Presentation of […]

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To Infinity and Beyond: Mathematics in Contemporary Art, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY

  Mel Bochner, Theorem of Pythagoras, 1997 Wood engraving on handmade paper, 22 x 17-1/2 inches April 19 — June 22, 2008 Our era is driven by the possibilities inherent in reducing countless observations to one mathematical formula and of generating seemingly random phenomena from a set of precise rules. The geometry of the universe has been summarized in E=mc 2, the Book of Life has been translated into the four-letter code of DNA, and […]

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