Groundings examines the continuing legacy of American Abstract Artists by juxtaposing the works of historic and contemporary members of the organization. This online exhibition is the first of its kind for the group. Groundings is the initial installment in a series of three online shows, each developed by a different guest curator.
Jason Andrew is an independent curator and writer based in Brooklyn.
With James O. Clark, John Goodyear, Lynne Harlow, Daniel G. Hill, Gilbert Hsiao, Irene Rousseau, James Seawright, and Patricia Zarate Curated by Museum Acting Director and Chief Curator Karen T. Albert, this show features art by members of American Abstract Artists that collides with the worlds of science, math, and technology.
Location: Emily Lowe Gallery Behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus Tuesday – Friday, 11 am – 4 pm, Saturday and Sunday, noon – 4 pm
This exhibition includes the 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio and the 2019 suite of Digital Monoprints.
A pdf of the catalogue of the 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio can be viewed here.
To flip through the pages of the catalogue at issuu.com click here.
A pdf of the catalogue of the American Abstract Artists: Digital Monoprints 2019 can be viewed here. To flip through the pages of the catalogue at issuu.com click here.
PANELISTS: Virginia Anderson, Curator of American Art and Department Head of American Painting & Sculpture and Decorative Arts at the Baltimore Museum of Art, and curator of By Their Creative Force: American Women Modernists, currently on view at the Baltimore Museum of Art Emily Berger, Artist and AAA Member Rebecca DiGiovanna, curator of the traveling exhibition, Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists, 1936 – present Creighton Michael, Artist and AAA Member Nancy Princenthal, author of Agnes Martin: Her Life and Art, and Unspeakable Acts: Women, Art and Sexual Violence in the 1970’s Karen Wilkin, independent curator and art critic, author of numerous publications on such artists as Katherine Bradford, Stuart Davis, Helen Frankenthaler and Hans Hofmann MODERATOR: Joanne Mattera,Artist and AAA Member
See the video of the Panel Discussion here on our Media Page