Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

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Arshile Gorky, Agony, c. 1947 October 21, 2009 – January 10, 2010 The Philadelphia Museum of Art will present a major traveling retrospective celebrating the extraordinary life and work of Arshile Gorky (American, born Armenia, c.1904-1948), a seminal figure in the movement towards gestural abstraction that would transform American art in the years after World War II. The first comprehensive survey of the work of this artist in nearly three decades, Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective […]

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Paired, Gold: Felix Gonzalez-Torres & Roni Horn, Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY

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Felix Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled” (Golden), 1995 Plastic beads and metal rod, variable dimensions Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Photo: Thorsten Monschein October 2, 2009 – January 6, 2010 The aesthetic dialogue between Felix Gonzalez-Torres and Roni Horn is embodied in an exchange of gold, a reciprocal gift between two artists that resonates with the poetry of their respective projects. In 1990 during Horn’s solo exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Gonzalez-Torres […]

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