One of the most versatile American artists, Robert Morris creates works that range from Neo-Expressionist paintings to Minimalist sculptures to Earth art. Further, he has explored dance and performance in his quest to examine the relationship between viewer and object. By inhabiting different genres, adopting diverse styles, and working with a multitude of materials, Morris […]
Happy Birthday to “the artist who did the most to humanize Minimalism without sentimentalizing it[—]Eva Hesse. Dying of brain cancer at thirty-four, an age at which most artist’s careers are barely under way, she left a truncated body of work but one of remarkable power: an instrument of feeling that spoke of an inner life, […]
Wassily Kandinsky has been the influence of many a modern day artist. The following link offers an extensive catalog of his work and a wonderful Bio. Check it out! http://www.wassilykandinsky.net/
Art Documentary Happy birthday, Sam!
She was born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (1887), who was an unknown 29-year-old art teacher when a series of her charcoal drawings wound up in the hands of the photographer and art promoter Alfred Stieglitz, and he put the drawings in his art gallery on Fifth Avenue in New York City without even asking her. […]
The League of Roanoke Artists GIFT OF ART SHOW AND SALE is here! Fitzpatrick Hall, Jefferson Center 541 Luck Avenue, Roanoke OPENING RECEPTION FRIDAY November 12 from 6-8 SHOW AND SALE CONTINUING SATURDAY November 13 from 10-4