Artist and Studio
Color Field artist Kenneth Noland in his studio surrounded by his paintings, 1960s. Photo Fred W. McDarrah

Color Field artist Kenneth Noland in his studio surrounded by his paintings, 1960s. Photo Fred W. McDarrah

Sam Francis at Galerie Rive Droite, Paris, 1955; photo © Pierre Boulat/Cosmos.

Sam Francis at Galerie Rive Droite, Paris, 1955; photo © Pierre Boulat/Cosmos.

Robert Indiana at his Coenties Slip Studio, NYC with ”Year of Meteors” (1961) in background, 1963.   Photo by William John Kennedy.

Robert Indiana at his Coenties Slip Studio, NYC with ”Year of Meteors” (1961) in background, 1963.   Photo by William John Kennedy.

Larry Rivers (1923-2002), 1981.  Photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Larry Rivers (1923-2002), 1981.  Photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Mark Tobey (1890 – 1976), 1935.   Photo by Robert Bruce Inverarity. Smithsonian
Tobey was an American abstract expressionist painter who became renowned for an energetic, Eastern influenced “white writing” style of abstraction painted originally to express the frenetic pulse of New York City, a style which influenced Jackson Pollock among others.

Mark Tobey (1890 – 1976), 1935.   Photo by Robert Bruce Inverarity. Smithsonian

Tobey was an American abstract expressionist painter who became renowned for an energetic, Eastern influenced “white writing” style of abstraction painted originally to express the frenetic pulse of New York City, a style which influenced Jackson Pollock among others.

Alex Katz (with wife Ada), 1969.  Katz is an American figurative artist associated with the Pop art movement. His work is in the collections of the MET, MoMA, Whitney and AIC.   Smithsonian

Alex Katz (with wife Ada), 1969.  Katz is an American figurative artist associated with the Pop art movement. His work is in the collections of the MET, MoMA, Whitney and AIC.   Smithsonian

Yves Klein

Yves Klein

Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama retrospective at the Whitney Museum through September.
"Well known for her use of dense patterns of polka dots and nets, as well as her intense, large-scale environments, Yayoi Kusama works in a variety of media, including painting, drawing, sculpture, film, performance, and immersive installation."

Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama retrospective at the Whitney Museum through September.

"Well known for her use of dense patterns of polka dots and nets, as well as her intense, large-scale environments, Yayoi Kusama works in a variety of media, including painting, drawing, sculpture, film, performance, and immersive installation."

Gerhard Richter, 1966 © Gerhard Richter, Köln

Gerhard Richter, 1966 © Gerhard Richter, Köln

Adolph Gottlieb in front of his painting, Spray, 1959.  
Photo by Marvin P. Lazarus, copyright Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation.

Adolph Gottlieb in front of his painting, Spray, 1959.  

Photo by Marvin P. Lazarus, copyright Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation.

Georges Seurat (French, 1859-1891)

Georges Seurat (French, 1859-1891)

Yves Tanguy, Selfportrait in a Photobooth ca. 1929.  © Collection Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne / 2011, ProLitteris, Zurich

Yves Tanguy, Selfportrait in a Photobooth ca. 1929.  © Collection Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne / 2011, ProLitteris, Zurich