Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Upcoming Exhibitions - Art Museums

June 10 — September 5, 2016American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood
Milwaukee Art Museum
- Upcoming Exhibition


American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood includes approximately one hundred works by this quintessential American artist: fifty paintings and murals along with a selection of his drawings, prints, and illustrated books. In addition, the exhibition presents rarely seen archival photographs and related ephemera, as well as film clips and stills.
Thomas Hart Benton (1889–1975) - worked on silent film stages in 1917

Mary Abbott All Green, 1954, Oil on linen, 49 x 45 in.

June 12, 2016 – September 25, 2016
Women of Abstract Expressionism
Denver Art Museum - Upcoming Exhibition

More than 50 major paintings will be on view by artists working on the East and West Coasts during the 1940s and '50s: Mary Abbott, Jay DeFeo, Perle Fine, Helen Frankenthaler, Sonia Gechtoff, Judith Godwin, Grace Hartigan, Elaine de Kooning, Lee Krasner, Joan Mitchell, Deborah Remington, and Ethel Schwabacher. This will be the first presentation of works by these female artists together at one time.