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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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Caption: Arshile Gorky, Pastoral, 1947, oil and pencil on canvas, 44 1/8 x 56".
Caption: Paintings in the collection of the newly formed nonprofit Art Bridges include "Lost Boys: AKA BB," by artist Kerry James Marshall, "Child's Companions" by Arshile Gorky and "In Exaltation of Flowers: Petunia, Caladium, Budaya," by Edward Jean Steichen.
(17) Harold Rosenberg, Arshile Gorky: The Man, The Time, The Idea, New York, The Sheep Meadow Press/Flying Point Books, 1962, p.
In the end, it opens up the field for a deeper investigation of notions of nostalgia and memory that could be positioned along the lines of scholarship discussing Willem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, and aspects of home and identity.
The former sportsperson had bought a pair of paintings by artist Arshile Gorky titled 'Pirate I' and 'Pirate II' with shady gallery giant Lawrence Salander in 2004, the New York Post reported.
Arshile Gorky is a "Geiger counter of art." (2) So said Willem de Kooning, his closest friend in the 1930s.
Even a cursory look at the lives of famous Armenians, such as William Saroyan and Arshile Gorky, who fled to this country after 1915 is enough to make one understand the price paid and the dignified struggle fought.
(The law has since been repealed by Parliament's House of Lords.) Hot Art also explores private heists, including a 2008 robbery wherein thieves walked through an unlocked door at a California home and stole millions of dollars worth of works by Marc Chagall, Diego Rivera, and Arshile Gorky.
As the fashion in American art began to change in the 1940s, Krasner's colleaguesWillem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, Robert Motherwell, and of course Jackson Pollockstarted to win fame.
Egoyan's Ararat accords a central place to the Armenian-American painter Arshile Gorky, a well-known representative of American abstract painting, A paragon of assimilation, Gorky is rarely referred to in the literature as Armenian.
Tate Modern Bankside SE1 7887 8888 Arshile Gorky to 3 May
postage stamps honors abstract painters with images of work by Hans Hoffmann, Mark Rothko, Clyfford Still, Barnett Newman, Robert Motherwell, Adolph Gottlieb, Arshile Gorky, Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock and Joan Mitchell.
Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective, until 3 May Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance and the Camera, 28 May - 19 September Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead Jordan Baseman, until 9 May Jenny Holzer, 5 March - 16 May.
ART: Aubrey Williams - Atlantic Fire is a celebration of the work of the Guyanese-born artist whose influences include Jackson Pollock, Arshile Gorky, Mayan culture and the music of Shostakovich.