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American abstract art of the 1930"s and 1940"s

the J. Donald Nichols collection

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Published by Wake Forest University, Abrams in Winston-Salem, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • North Carolina,
  • Winston-Salem
    • Subjects:
    • Nichols, J. Donald -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
    • American Abstract Artists -- Exhibitions.,
    • Painting, Abstract -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
    • Art -- Private collections -- North Carolina -- Winston-Salem -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[organized and curated by Robert Knott].
      ContributionsKnott, Robert., Wake Forest University. Fine Arts Gallery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND212.5.A2 A43 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination210 p. :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL491951M
      ISBN 100810963752
      LC Control Number98223566
      OCLC/WorldCa40281327

      Founded in , Michael Rosenfeld Gallery is recognized for modern & contemporary art. Located in the heart of Chelsea, we are open Tues to Sat, Videos - American Abstract Artists: s and s - March 14 – Ap - Exhibitions - Michael Rosenfeld Art. American Abstract Artists was founded in in New York City, at a time when abstract art was met with strong critical resistance. During the s and early s, AAA provided exhibition opportunities when few existed.

        Whaam! () – Roy Lichtenstein. Pop Art appreciates popular culture as opposed to elitist is characterized by bright colors and use of recognizable imagery from popular culture like advertisements, celebrities and comic book Lichtenstein is the most famous American Pop Art artist after Andy Warhol and Whaam! is his most renowned work. books based on votes: by George Orwell, Animal Farm by George Orwell, The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, The Little Prince by Antoine Missing: abstract art.

      Books shelved as s: Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck, Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, Brave New World by Aldous Huxley, The Grapes of Wrath by Jo. "Abstract Expressionism" was never an ideal label for the movement, which developed in New York in the s and s. It was somehow meant to encompass not only the work of painters who filled their canvases with fields of color and abstract forms, but also those who attacked their canvases with a vigorous gestural expressionism.


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After ten years, he began looking for a new area in which to collect. The J. Donald Nichols Collection is now recognized as perhaps the finest collection of American 5/5(4). American Abstract Art of the s and s. Hardcover – January 1, by J. Donald NICHOLS (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" Author: J. Donald NICHOLS. American Abstract Art of the s and s: The J. Donald Nichols Collection. by Robert Knott, Robert B. Knott (Essay By), Wake Forest University Fine Arts Gallery.

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Today he collection is recognized as perhaps the finest collection of American abstract art of the s and s ever assembled. Artists include: Josef Albers, Stuart Davis, Charles Shaw and many : J. Donald Nichols. This volume presents a partial catalog of s and s era abstract works that are in the art collection of J.

Donald Nichols. Abstract art uses a visual language of form, color and line to create a composition which may exist with a degree of independence from visual references in the world.

The Decade Illustration (detail) above: the Disney studio commissioned conceptual renderings by Swedish-American book illustrator Gustaf Tenggren. Tenggren also worked in a simplified second illustration style meant for children when he created art for the publishers of Little Golden Books.

During the early s the New York School gained momentum and throughout the mids and s Abstract Expressionism dominated the American avant-garde. American Abstract Artists continued its mandate as an advocate for abstract art.

American Abstract Artists is active arters: New York, New York, United States. s Paintings The s were a period of explosive and expansive creative energy, and so was the s. Yet, the character of that energy was fundamentally different. We have updated our Privacy Policy, effectiveto clarify how we collect and process your personal data.

By continuing to use this website, you. American Art of the Depression Era dating from to (Art of the Print / - Artist Index: A to E): The following four pages contain a listing of over two hundred American etchings, lithographs woodcuts, serigraphs, watercolors, drawings, linocuts and wood engravings from the Depression decade of the ’s and into the early ’s.

When the Abstract Expressionists took the art world by storm, they came out of nowhere. Donald Nichols, a former professional baseball player, collected work from this period and compiled a fabulous collection of American abstractionists, from Willem de Kooning to Suzy an Abstract Art Of the s and s introduces some of the country’s most memorable works.

Get this from a library. American abstract art of the s and s: the J. Donald Nichols Collection. [Robert Knott;].

Abstract Expressionism evolved through the work of each individual artist. Generally speaking, each artist arrived at this free-wheeling style by the end of the s and continued in the same manner to the end of his or her life. The style has remained alive well into Author: Beth Gersh-Nesic.

American Abstract Art of the 's and 's The J. Donald Nichols Collection (Book). Abstract expressionism is a post–World War II art movement in American painting, developed in New York in the s. It was the first specifically American movement to achieve international influence and put New York City at the center of the western art world, a role formerly filled by gh the term "abstract expressionism" was first applied to American art in by the art.

The s were dominated by the Great Depression in the United States and the rise of Nazi Germany in Europe. The FBI under J. Edgar Hoover went after gangsters, and Franklin D. Roosevelt became synonymous with the decade with his New Deal and "fireside chats." This momentous decade ended with the beginning of World War II in Europe with Nazi Germany's invasion of Poland in Author: Jennifer Rosenberg.

Description of the book "American Abstract Art of the s and s: The J. Donald Nichols Collection": After attending Wake Forest University on an athletic scholarship, J.

Donald Nichols played professional baseball with the Baltimore Orioles. From there he. Podcast: art of the s American dream Professor Sarah Churchwell examines the political, cultural and aesthetic contexts of the RA exhibition ‘America after the Fall: Painting in the s’, which includes works by Grant Wood, Edward Hopper and Georgia O’Keeffe.

Read more. The exhibition J. Donald Nichols Collection: American Abstract Art of the 's and 's began August 28th, and will be on display through October Admission is free and open to the public.

The Wake Forest University Fine Arts Gallery is located in the Scales Fine Arts Center on the WFU campus in Winston-Salem, NC.Internationally renowned as a pioneer of the regionalist art movement, Benton studied urban space within New York, Early Twenties (), depicting moving people who are painted as dark matchstick figures.

Filing neatly past stationary vehicles, these figures weather the dark storm forming above the imposing skyscrapers and American flag.The s was a turbulent time throughout the world, and this was reflected in the art of the period.

During World War II, European artists fled to America. New ideas and ways of thinking about art were fomented, resulting in the formation of a new art movement known as abstract expressionism.