Lyrical Abstraction
Lyrical abstraction is either of two related but distinctly separate trends in Post-war Modernist painting, and a third definition is the usage as a descriptive term. It is a descriptive term characte...
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Jean Dubuffet
Dubuffet was born in Le Havre. He moved to Paris in 1918 to study painting at the Académie Julian, but after six months he left the Académie to study indepen...
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Art informel
Tachisme (alternative spelling: Tachism, derived from the French word tache, stain) is a French style of abstract painting popular in the 1940s and 1950s. The term is said to have been first used with...
School of Paris
School of Paris (French: École de Paris) refers to three distinct groups of artists: a group of medieval manuscript illuminators; a group of French and non-French artists working in Paris before W...
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Sean Scully
Sean Scully (born 30 June 1945) is an Irish-born American-based painter and printmaker who has twice been named a Turner Prize nominee. His work is collected in major museums worldwide.
Scully was...
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Pierre Soulages
Pierre Soulages ([sulaʒ]; born 24 December 1919) is a French painter, engraver, and sculptor. In 2014 Francois Hollande described him as "the world's greatest living artist."
Born in Rodez, Aveyro...
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Antoni Karwowski
Antoni Karwowski was born 14 April 1948 in Grajewo, Poland. He is a Polish lyrical abstraction and neofiguration painter and performance artist.
Karwowski was raised in a small town in Eastern Pol...
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Wols
Wols was the pseudonym of Alfred Otto Wolfgang Schulze (27 May 1913, Berlin – 1 September 1951, Paris), a German painter and photographer predominantly active in France. Though broadly ...
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Adolph Gottlieb
Adolph Gottlieb (March 14, 1903 – March 4, 1974) was an American abstract expressionist painter, sculptor and printmaker.
Adolph Gottlieb, one of the "first generation" of Abstract Expressionists,...
Georges Mathieu
Georges Mathieu (January 27, 1921 Boulogne-sur-Mer – June 10, 2012 Boulogne-Billancourt) was a French abstract painter, art theorist and member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris.
Mathieu was...
Ronnie Landfield
Ronnie Landfield (born January 9, 1947 in The Bronx, New York) is an American abstract painter. During his early career from the mid-1960s through the 1970s his paintings were associated with Lyrical...
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Philip Guston
Philip Guston, born Phillip Goldstein (June 27, 1913 — June 7, 1980), was a painter and printmaker in the New York School, which included many of the abstract expressionists, such as Jackson Pollock a...
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Gerhard Richter
Gerhard Richter ([ˈʀɪçtɐ]; born 9 February 1932) is a German visual artist and one of the pioneers of the New European Painting that emerged in the second half of the twentieth century. Richter has pr...
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Nancy Graves
Nancy Graves (December 23, 1939 – October 21, 1995) was an American sculptor, painter, printmaker, and sometime-filmmaker known for her focus on natural phenomena like camels or maps of the moon. Her ...
Norman Bluhm
Norman Bluhm (March 28, 1921-February 3, 1999), was an American painter classified as an abstract expressionist, and as an action painter.
He was born on March 28, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois. He st...
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Arshile Gorky
Arshile Gorky (/ˌɑrʃiːl ˈɡɔrkiː/; born Vosdanig Manoug Adoian (Armenian: Ոստանիկ Մանուկ Ատոյեան); April 15, 1904 – July 21, 1948) was an Armenian-American painter, who had a seminal influence on A...
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Julian Hatton
Julian Burroughs Hatton III is an American landscape abstract artist from New York City whose paintings have appeared in galleries in the United States and France. The New York Times described his pai...
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Edward Avedisian
Edward Avedisian (June 15, 1936, Lowell, Massachusetts – August 17, 2007, Philmont, New York) was an American abstract painter who came into prominence during the 1960s. His work was initially associa...
Larry Zox
Lawrence "Larry" Zox (May 31, 1937 – December 16, 2006) was an American painter and printmaker who is classified as an Abstract expressionist, Color Field painter and a Lyrical Abstractionist, althoug...
Charles Arnoldi
Charles Arnoldi, also known as Chuck Arnoldi and as Charles Arthur Arnoldi is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker. He was born April 10, 1946 in Dayton, Ohio.While visiting a girlfriend’s gr...
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Jack Bush
Jack Bush (20 March 1909 – 24 January 1977) (variant name John Hamilton Bush) was a Canadian abstract painter. His paintings are associated with the Color Field movement and Post-paint...
Morris Louis
Morris Louis, born Morris Louis Bernstein (November 28, 1912 – September 7, 1962), was an American painter. During the 1950s he became one of the earliest exponents of Color Field painting. Livi...
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Jean-Paul Riopelle
Jean-Paul Riopelle, CC GOQ (7 October 1923 – 12 March 2002) was a painter and sculptor from Quebec, Canada. He became the first Canadian painter (since James Wilson Morrice) to attain wides...
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Paul Jenkins (painter)
Paul Jenkins (July 12, 1923 – June 9, 2012) was an American abstract expressionist painter.
Alexandre Istrati
Alexandre Istrati (1915 in Dorohoi, Romania – 1991 in Paris, France) was a Franco-Romanian painter. He won numerous prizes, including 1953 the Prix Kandinsky.He married fellow Romanian abstract expres...
Bracha Ettinger
Bracha Lichtenberg Ettinger (Hebrew: ברכה אטינגר, ברכה ליכטנברג-אטינגר‎), is an Israeli born artist, philosopher, psychoanalyst and writer.Bracha L. Ettinger's ideas achieved recognition in cult...
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Joan Snyder
Joan Snyder (born April 16, 1940) is an American painter from New York. She is a MacArthur Fellow and a Guggenheim Fellow. Her paintings have been exhibited at several museums, including the de Saisse...