“Innovation in art is often characterized as a singular event—a bolt of lightning that strikes once and forever changes the course of what follows. This installation provides an alternative view: by chronicling the continual experimentation of artists long after their breakthrough moments, it suggests that… Read More
All posts tagged “Anne Truitt”
In the Tower: Anne Truitt at National Gallery of Art, November 19, 2017 – April 1, 2018
“Anne Truitt was one of the leading figures associated with minimalism, the sculptural tendency that emerged in the 1960s featuring pared-down geometric shapes scaled to the viewer’s body and placed directly on the floor. Born in Baltimore in 1921, Truitt grew up in Easton, a town on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.… Read More
America Is Hard to See at Whitney Museum of American Art, May 1 – September 27, 2015
Photographs by Corrado Serra. “The Whitney Museum of American Art will open its new Renzo Piano designed home with an ambitious exhibition that reexamines the history of American art from 1900 to today. America Is Hard to See presents new perspectives on the Whitney’s collection, reflecting on art in the… Read More
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