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United States sculptor (born in Russia) known for massive shapes of painted wood (1899-1988)

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Rosen concludes that 'by disclosing possibilities which Jews and Christians might recognise in the spaces and creations of the other, Chagall, Rothko, and Nevelson provide us with what interfaith dialogue so often lacks: a reason, and a place, to begin'.
Stierch, who had a one-year fellowship with founding organization Wiki Media, said she was astonished when she came across the entry for 19th-century American sculptor Louise Nevelson.
Jonathan Lippincott, author of Large Scale, presents a photographic and narrative history of the sculptures made at the facility including works made by Claes Oldenburg, Louise Nevelson.
and Cirrus Editions--and artists: locals such as Richard Diebenkorn, Ed Moses, and Ed Ruscha, and artists who traveled to LA to make prints, including Joseph Albers, Louise Nevelson, Claes Oldenburg, and Robert Rauschenberg.
As for general influences in her artistic background, the artists to which she can relate best include Frank Stella, as in his most enormous painterly wall constructions; to Mark Rothko for his emotionally charged colour compositions and to the resonating sculptures of Louise Nevelson and Richard Serra for their formidable presence in their respective environments wherever their works are sited.
In other words, a nineteenth-century portrait of a Gentile sitter by German artist Moritz Daniel Oppenheim would be considered a "Jewish" work of art, just as much as objects with obvious Jewish content, such as a Holocaust memorial by American sculptor Louise Nevelson, a landscape scene of early twentieth-century Palestine by Israeli painter Reuven Rubin, or an eleventh-century German Chanukiah.
The refurbished galleries house iconic works by Grace Hartigan, Alex Katz, Robert Matta, Joan Mitchell, Louise Nevelson, Jackson Pollock, Tom Wesselmann and others, as well as more recent contributions from artists such as Louise Bourgeois, Chuck Close, Tony Feher, Elizabeth Murray, Cindy Sherman and Kiki Smith.
Other artistic forebears can be found in the post-minimal and process-oriented work of Eva Hesse, the metallic medium and enlarged scale of Richard Serra's sculpture, the monochromatic assemblages of Louise Nevelson, and the suggestive space of Louise Bourgeois's Personnages and Cells.
Representative Pingree and her aides listened to my reading attentively, in her Portland office with a Louise Nevelson sculpture on one wall and a view of Portland harbor out the window of the other wall.
Artists whose paintings and sculptures have been featured in previous USArtists shows include: Edward Redfield, Daniel Garber, Georgia O'Keeffe, John Marin, Stuart Davis, Chaim Gross, Andrew and Jamie Wyeth, Bo Bartlett, Sarah McEneaney, Robert Rauschenberg, Louise Nevelson, and the American sculptor and artist who is best known for the statue of William Penn atop Philadelphia's City Hall Tower.
While a number of names like Jenny Holzer, Barbara Kruger, Louise Nevelson and Ana Mendieta are high profile, an even larger number are relatively unknown.
In these pages alone we have been able to celebrate the works of Louise Nevelson, Jasper Johns, Charles Demuth, and now George Tooker, whose work is being shown at The National Academy of Design in New York City.
Aunque la mayoria se decidio por el realismo descriptivo y social, con buena raiz en la pintura de principios de siglo, particularmente en la realizada por el Grupo de los Ocho, artistas adscritos a las vanguardias, como Stuart Davis, Albert Swinden, Francis Criss, Kart Kanths, Martin Craig, Louise Nevelson, David Smith, Irene Rice Pereira, James Gay, Rufino Tamayo y otros pudieron seguir fieles a su lenguaje plastico.
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