Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Susan Rothenberg

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Susan Rothenberg was born in New York and received a BFA from Cornell University, and studied at George Washington University and the Corcoran Museum School. Since the mid-1970s, she has received wide-spread recognition for her innovation and independence among artists of the contemporary period. Although known as an expressionist painter, she also did printmaking and drawing.
 
« that's what makes a good painting: the process of transforming and the willingness to leave reality behind. »
Susan Rothenberg
Creating life-sized, figurative paintings of horses-referred to as "glyph-like and iconic" and taken down to their basic elements--earned her early recognition. A 1975 acrylic painting, Four Color Horse, shows a profile of a horse on a "plane of converging red, yellow, black, and white triangles".
 
« I can say that paintings are prayers, they have to do with anything that makes you wish for more that what everyday life provides. »
Susan Rothenberg

In 1978, Susan Rothenberg and other artists showing at the New Image Painting exhibition refused to be lumped together as a movement. She said they were individual artists who were "reintroducing images" and felt it odd to be brought together as a group and labeled. Early on, Susan Rothenberg was c Read More

Susan Rothenberg

Face, 2001

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Pigment Print

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Contemporary art describes avant-garde or innovative art created in the recent past or the present day. The date describing the beginning of contemporary art varies by the institutions which exhibit the style. The museums often date the era based on their founding year.

Allen JONES | Box | Lithograph available for sale on composition gallery

Allen Jones

Box, 1980

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Sonia DELAUNAY | Grande icône | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Sonia Delaunay

Grande Icône, 1970-1975

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Etching

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Javacheff CHRISTO | The Umbrellas | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

The Umbrellas, 1987

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Offset Print

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Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Plate from Photogravures Suite 1 | Photogravure available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Plate From Photogravures Suite 1, 1983

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Photogravure

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