Franz Kline

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United States abstract expressionist painter (1910-1962)

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In New York for the beginning stages of her career, Wilson moved in art circles which included Jackson Pollack, Robert Motherwell, Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning, and Philip Guston; many of whom were producing "fascinating examples of a new abstract style, which came to be known as Abstract Expressionism.
In addition to favorite American artists such as Maurice Prendergast, abstract watercolors from the late 20th century by such artists as Franz Kline and Norman Bluhm are included.
Featuring highlights of the permanent collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, the title includes short essays and full-color photographs of pieces from artists such as Andy Warhol, Kara Walker, Bill Viola, Cy Twombly, Frank Stella, Cindy Sherman, Julian Schnabel, Edward Ruscha, Mark Rothko, Robert Rauschenberg, Jackson Pollock, Kenneth Noland, Louise Nevelson, Piet Mondrian, Agnes Martin, Morris Louis, Sol Le Witt, Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, Ellsworth Kelly, Donald Judd, Arshile Gorky, Sam Francis, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Diane Arbus, and over 100 others.
His work, based on cartoons and commercial imagery, was cool, ironic and detached, a perfect counterpoint to the wildly romantic, hard-living abstract expressionists such as Jackson Pollock and Franz Kline who dominated the post-World War II art world.
We quickly found that those kinds of credentials weren't necessary: Eldon took to the editorship like Franz Kline to a can of house paint, like Joseph Cornell to an empty box, like Georgia O'Keeffe to the landscape of New Mexico.
The poem "I will always love you" is dedicated to Franz Kline, and the digression starts with a brief description of the painter, whom LeSueur numbers among "the heroic generation" of artists, along with Willem de Kooning and Philip Guston.
Elaine De Kooning told me that some painters like Franz Kline had gone mostly to see Meyer's face.
As a showcase for the dancers, replete with Stowell's hip-slung, speedy choreographic style, it's just fine, with a stunning set by Adrianne Lobel that looks like a Franz Kline painting with color.
Works by Ralph Van Lehmden, Stephen Longstreet, Jacob Lawrence, Stokely Webster, Stuart Davis, Arthur Dove, Misha Reznikoff, Blanding Sloan, Jules Pascin, Franz Kline, Archibald Motley, Jr.
Similar conditions probably also afflicted Franz Kline and David Smith, notes Schildkraut's group.
KN Gallery's inaugural exhibition - Color Abstractions: The Careful Relation of Hues - will feature works by Edward Stiechen, Milton Avery, Franz Kline, Morris Louis, Robert Rauschenberg, Wayne Thiebaud, the Zhou Brothers and Anish Kapoor, among others.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (May 6, 1880), Georges Braque (May 13, 1882), Jasper Johns (May 15, 1930), Mary Cassatt (May 22, 1844), and Franz Kline (May 23, 1910).
The following summer, while teaching ceramics at Black Mountain College, he fell in with Robert Rauschenberg and Merce Cunningham; these encounters convinced him to come to New York, thus occasioning fateful meetings with Willem de Kooning and Franz Kline.
2) alongside works from his own collection--including paintings by Joan Miro, Franz Kline and Jackson Pollock--and specially commissioned 'homages' to Thpies by living artists such as Kichizaemon Raku, Gunther Uecker and Anthony Caro.
The gallery also exhibited early works on paper by Ed Ruscha from his gunpowder series, as well as a large figure drawing by Willem de Kooning and two works by Franz Kline.