ABSTRACT CLIMATES: Helen Frankenthaler in Provincetown (Softcover)

ABSTRACT CLIMATES: Helen Frankenthaler in Provincetown (Softcover)

PAAM 2018 exhibition catalogue

$26.99

Helen Frankenthaler was eminent among the second generation of postwar American abstract painters and is widely credited for playing a pivotal role in the transition from Abstract Expressionism to Color Field painting. Through her invention of the soak-stain technique, she expanded the possibilities of abstract painting, while at times referencing figuration and landscape in unique ways. She produced a body of work whose impact on contemporary art has been profound and continues to grow.

This fully illustrated catalogue has a foreword by Christine McCarthy; essays by the exhibition’s curators, Lise Motherwell and Elizabeth Smith; art historian Daniel Belasco; and Alicia Longwell, Chief Curator, and Terrie Sultan, Director, Parrish Art Museum. Also included is a chronology of Helen Frankenthaler’s years in Provincetown.

Curated by Lise Motherwell and Elizabeth A.T. Smith

Pages:
98
Dimensions:
11×10″
Reproductions:
Color
Binding:
Soft