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Russian writer of plays and novels and short stories

an industrial city in the European part of Russia

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It was Europe's initiation to American artists such as Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Arshile Gorky.
Published in celebration of that event, this catalogue reproduces images of works by some 50 artists found in the collection, including pieces produced by Arshile Gorky, Franz Kline, Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock, Clyfford Still, Max Ernst, and Joan Miro.
During this time, Stuart Davis, Arshile Gorky, Willem de Kooning, Adolph Gottlieb, Jackson Pollock, David Smith, and many other now legendary figures forged their identities as artists.
The seven paintings are by Jackson Pollock, Franz Kline, Arshile Gorky, Barnett Newman, Frank Stella, Adolph Gottlieb and Willem de Kooning.
After moving to New York City in 1935, where he renewed his friendship with Pollock, Guston met and saw the work of many of his contemporaries--Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, Mark Rothko, and Barnett Newman, among others.
She, an expert on the exile painter Arshile Gorky (who escaped Van), constantly questions the truth of the piece.
In spirit, most of these new works have a quality akin to the early Surrealist-inspired Abstract Expressionists, such as Arshile Gorky.
The vibrant stamps feature works by Hans Hoffmann, Mark Rothko, Clyfford Still, Barnett Newman, Robert Motherwell, Adolph Gottlieb, Arshile Gorky, Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock and Joan Mitchell.
25" and contains 150 color illustrations and 150 b&w; some are works by Picasso, and others are by nine artists deeply engaged with him: Stuart Davis, Willem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, John Graham, Jasper Johns, Jackson Pollock, David Smith, and Max Weber.
The accompanying works by Davis's peers include paintings by Arshile Gorky, Ad Reinhardt, Arthur Dove, George L.
shows by surrealists such as Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, Rene Magritte and Arshile Gorky.
Twentieth-Century Works on Paper presents pieces by Arshile Gorky, Chuck Close, and Ed Ruscha.
PARIS, March 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Arshile Gorky, Franz Kline, Robert Motherwell, the core artists in the abstract expressionism movement, also known as the "New York School", will feature at the "Post-War and Contemporary Art" auction at Christie's on 11 May 2005.
Her collection extends from Arshile Gorky, Auguste Rodin, Max Beckmann (his Actors [1941-1942] is remarkable), Jacques Lipchitz, Eduardo Paolozzi, and others in her early years of aquisition to important items of African, Asiatic, and ancient art later on, to one of the more important collections of Gaston Lachaise in the United States, to the most personal collection of David Smith anywhere (Terpsichore and Euterpe [1947]; Fish [1950-1951]; Detroit Queen [1957]; Doorway on Wheels [1960]; numerous paintings, photographs, and studies).
By the late 1930 and early 1940s, a new generation of abstract artists, including Arshile Gorky, Willem de Kooning, and Jackson Pollock, were beginning to explore the expressive potential of more open, gestural configurations and archetypal themes.