Splendor of Dynamic Structure: Celebrating 75 Years of the American Abstract Artists, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY

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Werner Drewes, Praying Mantis, 1944 Etching January 22 – March 30, 2011 The American Abstract Artists, formed in 1936, were drawn to Mondrian’s ideal of the “splendor of dynamic structure.” Despite many changes since then, the AAA has continued strong for seventy-five years, a testament to their belief that the abstract impulse can encompass diverse approaches and identities, influenced by surrealism, expressionism, and landscape painting. The historical portion of this exhibition is culled from the […]

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Order & Intuition: American Abstraction from the Patty & Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art, 1913-1954, Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY

  Ilya Bolotowsky, Construction in a Square “A”, 1940 Oil on canvas, 21 x 21 inches September 18 — October 25, 2008 The Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art in association with Hollis Taggart Galleries presents Order and Intuition: American Abstraction from the Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art, 1913-1954. Featuring key pieces from the collection of Ahmet Ertegun, co-founder of Atlantic Records in 1947, which the museum purchased in 1999, […]

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