Jackson Pollock, Mural, 1943, oil and casein on canvas, 95 5/8 x 237 3/4 in.  (242.9 x 603.9 cm), Gift of Peggy Guggenheim, 1959.6, reproduced with permission from the University of Iowa

Jackson Pollock's Largest Painting Makes DC Debut at the National Gallery of Art, Washington

  • 2017-11-02
  • National Gallery of Art

Washington, DC—Stretching nearly 20 feet wide by 8 feet tall, Mural (1943) is the largest work by Jackson Pollock (1912-1956). Beyond its monumental proportions and the many myths that ...

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Joseph Yoakum, Briar Head Mtn of National Park Range of Bryce Canyon National Park near Hatch, Utah U.S.A., c.  1969, blue-black and black ballpoint pen and colored pencil on paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Gift of the Collectors Committee and the Donald and Nancy de Laski Fund

American Self-Taught and Avant-Garde Art Explored in Major Traveling Exhibition

  • 2017-11-01
  • National Gallery of Art

Their classification may have varied—from folk and primitive to naïve and visionary—but intermittently throughout the history of modern art, gates have opened, boundaries have dissolved, ...

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Picasso, 'Le Peintre et son modele II,' 1963, ICA Miami

ICA Miami Inaugurates New Museum Space With Exhibitions Opening Friday

  • 2017-11-27

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami will open its new permanent home on December 1, 2017 with free admission and a major group exhibition exploring the significance of the artist’s ...

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Cosmè Tura, Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata, 1470s miniature on vellum National Gallery of Art, Washington, Rosenwald Collection

Prints of La Verna Explore Franciscan Imagery at the National Gallery of Art, February 25 through July 8, 2018

  • 2017-11-16
  • National Gallery of Art

Washington, DC—One of the most innovative Italian books of the early baroque period, the Descrizione del Sacro Monte della Vernia, published in 1612, illustrates the experiences of Saint ...

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