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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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Roberto Matta Echaurren, "Conversation with Maro Gorky," May 29, 1997, at Maro Gorky's house in Paris, Matthew Spender, Arshile Gorky, Goats on the Roof: A Life in Letter and Documents (London: Ridinghouse, 2009), p.
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.
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.
Fue un atrevido viraje que hizo cambiar el rumbo a la pintura surrealista y abrio vistas desconocidas a los jovenes artistas de los Estados Unidos, entre ellos: Jackson Pollock, Arshile Gorky, Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, William Baziotes y Robert Motherwell.
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.
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.
His work resisted definition, often featuring fragmented objects, intense natural colours and dramatic effects, and was influenced by a number of different sources including Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich - Williams worked on his acclaimed Shostakovich series for more than a decade, abstract expressionists such as Jackson Pollock and Arshile Gorky, and most importantly, the ancient indigenous cultures of Central and South America.
And the retrospective for Arshile Gorky (1902-1948), beginning its tour of three museums in Philadelphia (the Tate Modern in London and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles follow in 2010) traces the evolution of the artist's visual style in the early years of the 20th century.
Por todo esto, Pollock encabeza la lista de autores del expresionismo abstracto, (6) en la que figuran tambien Willem de Kooning, Arshile Gorky, Robert Motherwell, Franz Kline, Barnett Newman y Mark Rothko.
Arshile Gorky studied Cezanne closely, and the exhibition reflects his keen engagement with Cezanne's style, especially in the mid to late 1920s.
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.
Entre mayo y junio de 1968, en el Museo de Ciencias y Arte de la Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (dirigido entonces muy atinadamente por Helen Escobedo) se exhibieron 55 obras sobre papel de Arshile Gorky, uno de los artistas mas renombrados del arte estadunidense en la segunda mitad del siglo XX.