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The duo exhibition shows Harmons’ different approaches to abstract painting

Two painters, a husband and a wife, exhibit different explorations of the medium in “Painterly Aesthetics,” now at the Regier Art Gallery in Bethel, through April 7. There will be a reception for the artists and the exhibition on its closing day, Thursday, April 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the gallery of the […]

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World’s largest abstract painting by youngest sibling duo sets UNICO world record – ThePrint

New Delhi [India], Nov. 30 (ANI/PNN): Sibling duo Virat Kiran (7) and Chanvitha Sundari (2) set a new UNICO world record by expressing themselves through painting on an area of ​​1,300 square feet in just 3 hours ! The painting was abstract expressionism focusing on the global environmental crisis through “art and the importance of […]

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Visualizing climate change through abstract painting

WASHINGTON, DC — At the heart of Diane Burko’s retrospective exhibition at the American University Museum, in Washington, DC, is a painting titled “Unprecedented” (2021). Eight feet tall and 15 wide, it is filled with swollen expanses of white, black, and red. Punctuating these clouds of color are disks of varying sizes, floating shapes that […]

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New Wexner Art Exhibit Aims to Push the Boundaries of Abstract Painting

Jacqueline Humphries, ‘Untitled’, will be featured in the exhibition, and her pieces lead viewers to reflect on how paintings are made and to question the limits of what painting can be. Credit: Courtesy of the artist and Greene Naftali, New York. Photo: Jason Mandella Art and the digital age collide in abstract painter Jacqueline Humphries’ […]

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Artist Consumersmith Recreates Abergavenny Student’s Abstract Painting

AN ARTIST has recreated the work of a young girl and hopes to inspire children to express themselves. Newport artist, Antony Smith – also known as Consumersmith – was a guest lecturer at Cantref Primary School, Abergavenny, earlier this year, where he gave a workshop on abstract expressionism and self-expression through art. And it seems […]

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On Jackson Pollock’s Controversial Abstract Painting ‘Blue Poles’

When the reformist government of Gough Whitlam came to power in Australia in 1972 after 23 years of conservative rule, it embarked on an agenda of policies ranging from the loftiest policies – recognition of the People’s Republic of China, restitution indigenous lands, abolishing the death penalty and scrapping university fees – to more prosaic […]

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American Abstract Painting and the Last * Monet – The Brooklyn Rail

Paris, France) Orangerie Museum April 13 – August 20, 2018 At different times in history, contemporary artists have renewed appreciation for earlier painters or styles. Many examples include the rediscovery of El Greco through the eyes of the German Expressionists, a new enthusiasm for the work of Frans Hals by a number of Impressionist painters, […]

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What debt does mid-century American abstract painting owe to Monet?

Claude Monet cast a shadow over 20th century art after his death in 1926. Indeed, his impact still lives on in the paintings of a contemporary like the octogenarian Larry Poons. They perpetuate more vigorously than ever the lyrical and evanescent spirit of his French predecessor. This is not the first exhibition to address Monet’s […]

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It’s not about you: does Korean abstract painting have a connection with Western art? |

Detail of a painting by Ha Chong-Hyun, from the “Conjunction” series, hanging in his studio. Guelda Voien In recent years, the Dansaekhwa movement in Korea has had a moment, to say the least. The practice of abstract painting attracted an abrupt appreciation both in his home country and abroad; some of the avant-garde works have […]

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Ellsworth Kelly, giant of abstract painting, dies at 92 – ARTnews.com

Elsworth Kelly. JACK SHEAR Ellsworth Kelly, who began his influential 70-year career with exciting advances in abstract painting which he would continue to explore and perfect, with rigor and spirit, for decades, died yesterday at the age of 92. Matthew Marks, the dealer who represented the artist in New York, confirmed his death, which was […]