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Susan Teller

We feature American paintings and works on paper from the 1920s to the 1950s with special interest in the Urban/Industrial Scene, Modernism, Atelier 17, Surrealism, and African American work.

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Sunbather with Hose, 1936-39

WILLIAM BAZIOTES at Allentown Art Museum

Posted: May 25, 2015 15:01

On view through August 23, 2015 WILLIAM BAZIOTES: SURREALIST WATERCOLORS Allentown Art Museum 31 North Fifth Street Allentown, PA   The museum notes “Baziotes (1912-1963) was an important contributor to Abstract Expressionism who also upheld the mysterious, dreamlike, and poetic aspects of Surrealism.”   On Wednesday, June 3, at noon, Elaine Mehalakes will give a gallery talk on the exhibition. Call to reverse a space: 610-432-4333 ext.110. Museum members $15, Others $20.   Link to Gallery site: ...

Hugh Mesibov, The Dance, 1937

Last Three Days for CCP WPA*JOBS Show

Posted: May 21, 2015 10:26

Last three days – On view through Saturday, May 23 WPA*JOBS As George Biddle told FDR, artists are workers too! Will Barnet, Fred Becker, George Biddle, Michael J. Gallagher, Riva Helfond, Louis Lozowick, Hugh Mesibov, Claire Mahl Moore, Louis Schanker, Harry Sternberg, Lynd Ward. Center for Contemporary Printmaking 299 West Avenue Norwalk, CT The Center is located in the old carriage house of the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion.   Link to Gallery site where show is illustrated: http://www.susantellergallery.com/cgi/STG_art.pl?artist=wpa   Hugh...

William Baziotes, (Howling Creature), 1936-39

WILLIAM BAZIOTES: SURREALIST WATERCOLORS

Posted: May 13, 2015 11:47

Let’s Celebrate! Today is the first official day of the Baziotes show:   WILLIAM BAZIOTES: SURREALIST WATERCOLORS Allentown Art Museum 31 Fifth Street Allentown, PA. Link to Museum site: http://www.allentownartmuseum.org/exhibition/william-baziotes-surrealist-watercolors   Link to Gallery site: http://www.susantellergallery.com/cgi/STG_art.pl?artist=baziotes   The museum notes “Baziotes (1912-1963) was an important contributor to Abstract Expressionism who also upheld the mysterious, dreamlike, and poetic aspects of Surrealism.” ...

Monday, 2 May, 1960

Fifty-Five Years Ago Today

Posted: May 02, 2015 15:54

On May 2nd, 1960, Charles Burchfield made this drawing. Sheet 5 by 4 inches -- uneven top edge. With letter of August 20, 1996, from the Burchfield•Penney Art Center.

Michael J.  Gallagher, Wood Gatherer, 1935, wood engraving

Sunday at the CCP for the WPA*JOBS Show

Posted: April 22, 2015 15:49

On view through May 23, 2015   Gallery Loan Exhibition: WPA*JOBS   CCP executive director and exhibition curator Laura Einstein selected the show from our extensive WPA-era collection. A percentage of the proceeds of sales from the exhibition will be donated to the Center.     Link to Gallery Site for Show Loans: http://www.susantellergallery.com/cgi/STG_art.pl?artist=wpa     Center for Contemporary Printmaking, 299 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT. The Center is located in the old carriage house of the Lockwood-Mathews...

Bernarda Bryson Shahn, Unemployed Madonna, 1929.

Last Two Days! Left Front: Radical Art in the 'Red Decade,' 1929-1940

Posted: April 01, 2015 09:56

On view through tomorrow, Thursday, April 2   Left Front: Radical Art in the 'Red Decade,' 1929-1940 Grey Art Gallery, New York University, 100 Washington Square East, NYC. Works by GEORGE BIDDLE, ISABEL BISHOP, BERNARDA BRYSON SHAHN, WERNER DREWES, BLANCHE GRAMBS, RIVA HELFOND, MITCHELL SIPORIN, HARRY STERNBERG, and LYND WARD, are featured, as well as the entire Gift to Biro-Bidjan portfolio, 1937.   Curators Jill Bugajski and John Murphy originated the show at Northwestern University. The artists were largely members of either the John Reed Clubs or the...

 

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