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Artists, Architecture and Museums in United States

Aaron Douglas, The Artists

Aaron Douglas

Projections of determination

1899-1979
Ad Reinhardt, The Artists

Ad Reinhardt

"Art-as-art and nothing else"

1913-1967
Adolph Gottlieb, The Artists

Adolph Gottlieb

Different times require different images

1903-1974
Alex Katz, The Artists

Alex Katz

How to paint faster than you can think

1927-
Alice Austen, The Artists

Alice Austen

1866-1952
Alice Neel, The Artists

Alice Neel

The unblinking anxiety of modern life

1900-1984
Alma Thomas, The Artists

Alma Thomas

Tackling abstraction at 75

1891-1978
Andy Warhol, The Artists

Andy Warhol

The prince of pop

1928-1987
Anne Estelle Rice, The Artists

Anne Estelle Rice

The life behind the line

1877-1959
Anne Goldthwaite, The Artists

Anne Goldthwaite

Artist turns modernism into equal rights activism

1869-1944
Archibald Motley, The Artists

Archibald Motley

1891-1981
Augusta Savage, The Artists

Augusta Savage

Sculptor, teacher and warrior for civil rights

1892-1962
Barkley L. Hendricks, The Artists

Barkley L. Hendricks

1945-2017
Barnett Newman, The Artists

Barnett Newman

Staring down the present moment

1905-1970
Beauford Delaney, The Artists

Beauford Delaney

Capturing the sacred light

1901-1979
Benny Andrews, The Artists

Benny Andrews

1930-2006
Bernice Bing, The Artists

Bernice Bing

The patient negotiation of mystery

1936-1998
Bill Traylor, The Artists

Bill Traylor

1854-1949
Brice Marden, The Artists

Brice Marden

Grow the ability to see

1938-
Cecilia Beaux, The Artists

Cecilia Beaux

The 'new woman' in painting

1855-1942
Charles Alston, The Artists

Charles Alston

"The idea of a march was growing"

1907-1977
Charles White, The Artists

Charles White

Images of dignity

1918-1979
Charmion von Wiegand, The Artists

Charmion von Wiegand

Beyond the grid

1896-1983
Clyfford Still, The Artists

Clyfford Still

Painting with knives

1904-1980
Cy Twombly, The Artists

Cy Twombly

The power of the scribble

1928-2011
Dorothea Lange, The Artists

Dorothea Lange

Iconic photographer bar None

1895-1965
Dorothea Tanning, The Artists

Dorothea Tanning

Exploring the strange world of dreams

1910-2012
Edward Hicks, The Artists

Edward Hicks

A pacifist paints lions and leopards

1780-1849
Edward Hopper, The Artists

Edward Hopper

1882-1967
Edward Ruscha, The Artists

Edward Ruscha

The art of words

1937-
Elaine de Kooning, The Artists

Elaine de Kooning

Writer, teacher, and a natural painter

1918-1989
Elizabeth Catlett, The Artists

Elizabeth Catlett

1915-2012
Elizabeth Jane Gardner, The Artists

Elizabeth Jane Gardner

1837-1922
Ellsworth Kelly, The Artists

Ellsworth Kelly

Deconstructing the visible

1923-2015
Florine Stettheimer, The Artists

Florine Stettheimer

Non-competitive art for the literati, gay and polyglot

1871-1944
Franz Kline, The Artists

Franz Kline

1910-1962
Frederic Edwin Church, The Artists

Frederic Edwin Church

The theater of sun, sky and mountains

1826-1900
Genevieve & Virginia Jones, The Artists

Genevieve & Virginia Jones

Even death will not stop us

1847-1879
George Bellows, The Artists

George Bellows

1882-1925
Georgia O'Keeffe, The Artists

Georgia O'Keeffe

Sometimes a flower is just a flower

1887-1986
Gertrude Käsebier, The Artists

Gertrude Käsebier

Elevating photography to emotional portraiture

1852-1934
Gordon Parks, The Artists

Gordon Parks

Modern Day Polymath

1912-2006
Harriet Powers, The Artists

Harriet Powers

A freed slave tells stories in quilts

1837-1910
Helen Frankenthaler, The Artists

Helen Frankenthaler

The joy of pure color

1928-2011
Henry Ossawa Tanner, The Artists

Henry Ossawa Tanner

A quiet man transcends racism to bring art back to religion

1859-1937
Horace Pippin, The Artists

Horace Pippin

1888-1946
Jack Whitten, The Artists

Jack Whitten

1939-2018
Jackson Pollock, The Artists

Jackson Pollock

Harder than it looks

1912-1956
Jacob Lawrence, The Artists

Jacob Lawrence

1917-2000
James McNeill Whistler, The Artists

James McNeill Whistler

A lesson in making enemies

1834-1903

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