New York School Abstract Expressionists / Artists Choice by Artists
A Complete Documentation of the New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals: 1951-1957
This reference book gives the reader an opportunity to experience the 1950s avant garde art scene as the artists saw it. The series of six artist juried annuals from 1951 to 1957 presented what the artists saw as “the most engaged creative work on the New York scene.”
Published by New York School Press. A publishing company dedicated to fine documentary art books.
Printed in Germany by Cantz, a printer distinguished by the production of fine art books.
Mariska Herskovic, Ph.D is a scientist by training. She received her MSc. and Ph.D from the Graduate School of Arts and Science of New York University, NYC
She produced 27 videos on the art and lives of the artists of the New York School. These videos, repeatedly shown on cable TV, were listed in *Art on Screen – A joint venture of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the J. Paul Getty trust.* She hosted numerous video taped artist seminars and spent the past two decades documenting the New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals, the participating artists and their art.
- 9.5″ x 12″