Nyack, 1903 - 1972

Joseph Cornell

Joseph Cornell was an American artist, one of the pioneers and most celebrated exponents of assemblage.

Arendal, b.1984

Tiril Hasselknippe

Tiril Hasselknippe is a sculptor working with steel, concrete, fiberglass, and resin who proposes objectbased solutions to evade humanity’s downfall and whose sculptures command authority of physical presence through their sheer volume, scale, and weight. Her sculpture is rooted in...

Hokkaido, b.1963

Ryusuke Ito

Ryusuke Ito was born in Hokkaido in 1963 and completed an MFA in the Graduate Division of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1992. He is best known for his video installations that utilize miniature gurines, live...

New York, 1928 - 2011

Helen Frankenthaler

Helen Frankenthaler whose career spanned six decades, has long been recognized as one of the great American artists of the twentieth century. Heir of first-generation Abstract Expressionism, she brought together in her work—with prodigious inventiveness and singular beauty—a conception of...

Sapporo, b.1993

Itsuki Kaito

Itsuki Kaito is a painter born in 1993, in Sapporo, Hokkaido, and is currently based in Tokyo and New York. Kaito's hometown of Sapporo had few opportunities for seeing art in person so much of her aesthetic influences came from...

Heber City, b.1970

Alma Allen

Psychologically charged and compulsively expressive, Alma Allen’s works evoke a curiosity regarding the life of objects and the ways in which form and material can circumnavigate the utility of language. Known for his distillation of diverse organic references, the artist’s...

Malacca, b.1973

Anne Samat

Anne Samat graduated in 1995 from Mara Institute of Technology, in Malaysia. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Art and Design with a major in Weaving and a minor in Print and Resist. She is represented by Richard Koh Fine...

Tainan, 1959 - 2013

BuZi

BuZi, (a.k.a. Putze, real name Chen Tsung-Chen), was born in Tainan, Taiwan in 1959. Influenced by his father, BuZi began practicing calligraphy in his childhood. In his lifetime he was an active member of the Danlu and Hongdaomenqiang calligraphy societies...

Seoul, b.1982

Keunmin Lee

Korean-born artist Keunmin Lee has risen to notability through his refined depictions of raw hallucinations. Lee invites audiences into the most private realm of his psyche. The viewer - an interloper on Lee’s imaginings - witnesses an alternative reality and...

Buchholz, b.1976

Christina Kruse

Christina Kruse is a New York-based multi-disciplinary artist who works across the fields of photography, painting, and sculpture. Her ongoing body of sculptural works combines bronze, marble and wood in standing arrangements that reference geometry. Although grounded in structure, balance,...

Philadelphia, b.1943

Howardena Pindell

Born in Philadelphia in 1943, Howardena Pindell studied painting at Boston University and Yale University. After graduating, she accepted a job at the Museum of Modern Art, where she worked for 12 years (1967–1979), first as Exhibition Assistant, then as...

Kingston, b.1981

Ebony G. Patterson

Ebony G. Patterson received her BFA from Edna Manley College, Kingston, Jamaica (2004) and MFA from Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (2006). Her multimedia practice consists of sculpture, installation, performance, and video. Using...

Grand Forks, 1933 - 2017

James Rosenquist

One of the most important painters of post-war American Art, James Rosenquist was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He studied painting at the University of Minnesota with Cameron Booth. In 1955, he moved to New York having won a...

Seine Saint-Denis, b.1970

Kader Attia

Kader Attia (b. 1970, Dugny, France; lives and works in Berlin and Paris) grew up in Algeria and the suburbs of Paris. Drawing from his experience of living within two disparate cultures, he has developed a dynamic practice that examines...

Saskatoon, b.1977

Heather Gwen Martin

Heather Gwen Martin studied at the University of California in San Diego, and at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois. Recent solo exhibitions include Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY (upcoming); “Currents,” L.A. Louver,Venice, CA; “Heather...

Katowice, b.1979

Alicja Kwade

Alicja Kwade’s work investigates and questions the structures of our reality and society and reflects on the perception of time in our everyday life. Her diverse practice is based around concepts of space, time, science and philosophy, takes shape in...

Richmond, 1922 - 1996

Nell Blaine

The highly regarded gestural colorist Nell Blaine bridged the delicacy of intimate interiors with the viscosity of Abstract Expressionism for most of the latter half of 20th century. After studying with Hans Hoffman, Blaine would become the youngest member inducted...

Chicago, b.1960

Susan Leopold

Susan Leopold was born in Chicago, Illinois. She lives and works in New York City. She holds a Masters Degree from the Interactive Telecommunication Program in the Tisch School of Arts, New York University, and a BFA from The School...

Munich, b.1975

Sophie von Hellermann

Sophie von Hellermann received her BFA from Kunstakademie Düsseldorf and an MFA from Royal College of Art, London. Recent solo exhibitions include Ileden at Greene Naftali, New York, US (2019); Petri Dishes, Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles, US (2018); New...

Seoul, b.1976

Sangbin IM

Sangbin IM received his MFA in painting and printmaking at Yale University as a Fulbright scholar. He received his doctorate from Columbia University, and currently teaches at Sungshin University in Seoul. IM’s work has been the subject of notable group...

Los Angeles, b.1959

Marnie Weber

Shifting between media, Marnie Weber’s multifaceted, interconnected practice encompasses performance, film, video, sculpture, collage, music and costume. Blending the carnivalesque, the bacchanalian, the mystical and the absurd, Weber creates uncanny worlds that exist in a realm between fantasy and reality,...

Portland, b.1977

Amy Bennett

Amy Bennett received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1999 from the University of Hartford, CT and her Master of Fine Arts degree in 2002 from the New York Academy of Art. She has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally...

New York, b.1959

Charlie Scheips

Charlie Scheips is a painter living in New York. He is also a well-known curator, art advisor, writer, and cultural historian. He has contributed articles to major publications including Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Architectural Digest as well as other...

Beijing, b.1957

Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei was born in 1957 in Beijing. Shortly afterward, his father, the poet Ai Qing, was sent to a labor camp as an enemy of the revolution; the family lived in exile, mostly in the remote Xinjiang region, until...

Lisbon, b.1949

João Penalva

Following a career in dance, João Penalva began his second career as an artist in 1976, working initially as a painter. Today, Penalva is known for making large-scale installations in various media, as well as more intimate works that combine...

Seattle, b.1985

Kelly Bjork

Kelly Bjork grew up in Tacoma, Washington and graduated with a B.F.A. from Western Washington University in 2009. Her paintings have been featured in numerous publications, including: New American Paintings, McSweeney’s, No Man's Land, The Stranger, Anxy Magazine, and BOOOOOOOM....

Tehran, b.1980

Mehdi Farhadian

Mehdi Farhadian’s paintings effectively integrate abstract and figurative features to create dreamlike, visually stunning landscapes and city views, inhabited by people and animals commonly engaged in enigmatic acts. His personal style fuses realistic, expressive and fictional narratives, providing a potent...

Cholet, 1926 - 2016

François Morellet

François Morellet was a French minimal and conceptual artist. He is known for his contributions to geometrical abtract art as well as his work as a light artist. His abstract art uses the language of lines, square, and triangles in...

Chatham, b.1959

Billy Childish

Billy Childish is known for his introspective, autobiographical, and deeply emotional paintings, writing, and music. After leaving secondary school at age 16, Childish worked at the Naval Dockyard in Chatham as an apprentice stonemason. Initially denied an interview to the...

Ikeda, b.1938

Daido Moriyama

Daido Moriyama (b. 1938) was born in Osaka, Japan and moved to Tokyo in 1961, where he continues to live and work. He first trained in graphic design before taking up photography under Takeji Iwamiya and Eikoh Hosoe as an...

Cologne, b.1981

David Ostrowski

David Ostrowski studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf with Albert Oehlen from 2004–2009. He was awarded the Atelierstipendium by the Kölnischer Kunstverein and the Imhoff-Stiftung, Cologne in 2012. He will have an upcoming solo exhibition, Political Paintings at Sundogs in Paris....

Constantine, b.1971

Adel Abdessemed

Adel Abdessemed (born in 1971, Constantine, Algeria) is a prominent figure of the international art scene. From drawing to video, from sculpture to installation, Adel probes in the wounds of our present. His work has been the subject of numerous...

Philadelphia, b.1950

Jeanne Silverthorne

For more than three decades, Jeanne Silverthorne has taken the studio as her subject. Her work is meticulous and personal, first fashioning everyday items in clay, then casting them in industrial-grade rubber. These objects reflect reality but colored with phosphorus...

Pasadena, b.1934

Helen Pashgian

Helen Pashgian (b. 1934, Pasadena, CA; lives and works in Pasadena, CA) received her BA from Pomona College, Claremont, CA in 1956 and MA from Boston University, Boston, MA in 1958, and also attended Columbia University, New York, NY 1956-57....

London, b.1968

Maryam Eisler

Maryam Eisler is a London-based photographer and author. She holds a BA in Political Science from Wellesley College (1989) and an MBA from Columbia University (1993). The crux of her artistic practice is focused on the concept of the Sublime...

Boston, b.1980

Sarah Lubin

Sarah Lubin is based in Boston, MA. She received her M.A. in Art History from Columbia University and her M.F.A. in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. In 2018, her work was featured in New American Paintings and...

South Portland

Gail Spaien

Based in Portland, Maine, Gail Spaien is inspired by the symbolism, contradiction, and pleasure embedded in the traditions of American folk art, Dutch floral painting of the 16th and 17th centuries, and the landscape paintings of the Hudson River School....

Inner Mongolia, b.1968

Wei Dong

Born in Inner Mongolia in 1968, Wei Dong graduated with a BA in Fine Arts from Beijing’s Capital Normal University, and received the Best Graduate Award in 1991. Wei Dong received numerous awards and grants including the Joan Mitchell Foundation...

Seoul, b.1989

Hyunsun Jeon

Hyunsun Jeon is a Korean emerging artist who actively works in Seoul.

Sichuan, b.1959

Lan Zhenghui

Occupying the esthetic confluence between traditional Chinese ink painting and Western abstract expressionism, Lan Zhenghui’s work reinvents both. He lets the ink follow and discover its own momentum in bold, kinetic, strokes. He has liberated ink from being determined by...

Chatham, b.1959

Billy Childish

Billy Childish is known for his introspective, autobiographical, and deeply emotional paintings, writing, and music. After leaving secondary school at age 16, Childish worked at the Naval Dockyard in Chatham as an apprentice stonemason. Initially denied an interview to the...

Ikeda, b.1938

Daido Moriyama

Daido Moriyama (b. 1938) was born in Osaka, Japan and moved to Tokyo in 1961, where he continues to live and work. He first trained in graphic design before taking up photography under Takeji Iwamiya and Eikoh Hosoe as an...

Cologne, b.1981

David Ostrowski

David Ostrowski studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf with Albert Oehlen from 2004–2009. He was awarded the Atelierstipendium by the Kölnischer Kunstverein and the Imhoff-Stiftung, Cologne in 2012. He will have an upcoming solo exhibition, Political Paintings at Sundogs in Paris....

Constantine, b.1971

Adel Abdessemed

Adel Abdessemed (born in 1971, Constantine, Algeria) is a prominent figure of the international art scene. From drawing to video, from sculpture to installation, Adel probes in the wounds of our present. His work has been the subject of numerous...

Philadelphia, b.1950

Jeanne Silverthorne

For more than three decades, Jeanne Silverthorne has taken the studio as her subject. Her work is meticulous and personal, first fashioning everyday items in clay, then casting them in industrial-grade rubber. These objects reflect reality but colored with phosphorus...

Pasadena, b.1934

Helen Pashgian

Helen Pashgian (b. 1934, Pasadena, CA; lives and works in Pasadena, CA) received her BA from Pomona College, Claremont, CA in 1956 and MA from Boston University, Boston, MA in 1958, and also attended Columbia University, New York, NY 1956-57....

London, b.1968

Maryam Eisler

Maryam Eisler is a London-based photographer and author. She holds a BA in Political Science from Wellesley College (1989) and an MBA from Columbia University (1993). The crux of her artistic practice is focused on the concept of the Sublime...

Boston, b.1980

Sarah Lubin

Sarah Lubin is based in Boston, MA. She received her M.A. in Art History from Columbia University and her M.F.A. in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. In 2018, her work was featured in New American Paintings and...

South Portland

Gail Spaien

Based in Portland, Maine, Gail Spaien is inspired by the symbolism, contradiction, and pleasure embedded in the traditions of American folk art, Dutch floral painting of the 16th and 17th centuries, and the landscape paintings of the Hudson River School....

Inner Mongolia, b.1968

Wei Dong

Born in Inner Mongolia in 1968, Wei Dong graduated with a BA in Fine Arts from Beijing’s Capital Normal University, and received the Best Graduate Award in 1991. Wei Dong received numerous awards and grants including the Joan Mitchell Foundation...

Seoul, b.1989

Hyunsun Jeon

Hyunsun Jeon is a Korean emerging artist who actively works in Seoul.

Sichuan, b.1959

Lan Zhenghui

Occupying the esthetic confluence between traditional Chinese ink painting and Western abstract expressionism, Lan Zhenghui’s work reinvents both. He lets the ink follow and discover its own momentum in bold, kinetic, strokes. He has liberated ink from being determined by...

Nyack, 1903 - 1972

Joseph Cornell

Joseph Cornell was an American artist, one of the pioneers and most celebrated exponents of assemblage.

Arendal, b.1984

Tiril Hasselknippe

Tiril Hasselknippe is a sculptor working with steel, concrete, fiberglass, and resin who proposes objectbased solutions to evade humanity’s downfall and whose sculptures command authority of physical presence through their sheer volume, scale, and weight. Her sculpture is rooted in...

Hokkaido, b.1963

Ryusuke Ito

Ryusuke Ito was born in Hokkaido in 1963 and completed an MFA in the Graduate Division of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1992. He is best known for his video installations that utilize miniature gurines, live...

New York, 1928 - 2011

Helen Frankenthaler

Helen Frankenthaler whose career spanned six decades, has long been recognized as one of the great American artists of the twentieth century. Heir of first-generation Abstract Expressionism, she brought together in her work—with prodigious inventiveness and singular beauty—a conception of...

Sapporo, b.1993

Itsuki Kaito

Itsuki Kaito is a painter born in 1993, in Sapporo, Hokkaido, and is currently based in Tokyo and New York. Kaito's hometown of Sapporo had few opportunities for seeing art in person so much of her aesthetic influences came from...

Heber City, b.1970

Alma Allen

Psychologically charged and compulsively expressive, Alma Allen’s works evoke a curiosity regarding the life of objects and the ways in which form and material can circumnavigate the utility of language. Known for his distillation of diverse organic references, the artist’s...

Malacca, b.1973

Anne Samat

Anne Samat graduated in 1995 from Mara Institute of Technology, in Malaysia. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Art and Design with a major in Weaving and a minor in Print and Resist. She is represented by Richard Koh Fine...

Tainan, 1959 - 2013

BuZi

BuZi, (a.k.a. Putze, real name Chen Tsung-Chen), was born in Tainan, Taiwan in 1959. Influenced by his father, BuZi began practicing calligraphy in his childhood. In his lifetime he was an active member of the Danlu and Hongdaomenqiang calligraphy societies...

Seoul, b.1982

Keunmin Lee

Korean-born artist Keunmin Lee has risen to notability through his refined depictions of raw hallucinations. Lee invites audiences into the most private realm of his psyche. The viewer - an interloper on Lee’s imaginings - witnesses an alternative reality and...

Buchholz, b.1976

Christina Kruse

Christina Kruse is a New York-based multi-disciplinary artist who works across the fields of photography, painting, and sculpture. Her ongoing body of sculptural works combines bronze, marble and wood in standing arrangements that reference geometry. Although grounded in structure, balance,...

Philadelphia, b.1943

Howardena Pindell

Born in Philadelphia in 1943, Howardena Pindell studied painting at Boston University and Yale University. After graduating, she accepted a job at the Museum of Modern Art, where she worked for 12 years (1967–1979), first as Exhibition Assistant, then as...

Kingston, b.1981

Ebony G. Patterson

Ebony G. Patterson received her BFA from Edna Manley College, Kingston, Jamaica (2004) and MFA from Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (2006). Her multimedia practice consists of sculpture, installation, performance, and video. Using...

Grand Forks, 1933 - 2017

James Rosenquist

One of the most important painters of post-war American Art, James Rosenquist was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He studied painting at the University of Minnesota with Cameron Booth. In 1955, he moved to New York having won a...

Seine Saint-Denis, b.1970

Kader Attia

Kader Attia (b. 1970, Dugny, France; lives and works in Berlin and Paris) grew up in Algeria and the suburbs of Paris. Drawing from his experience of living within two disparate cultures, he has developed a dynamic practice that examines...

Saskatoon, b.1977

Heather Gwen Martin

Heather Gwen Martin studied at the University of California in San Diego, and at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois. Recent solo exhibitions include Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY (upcoming); “Currents,” L.A. Louver,Venice, CA; “Heather...

Katowice, b.1979

Alicja Kwade

Alicja Kwade’s work investigates and questions the structures of our reality and society and reflects on the perception of time in our everyday life. Her diverse practice is based around concepts of space, time, science and philosophy, takes shape in...

Richmond, 1922 - 1996

Nell Blaine

The highly regarded gestural colorist Nell Blaine bridged the delicacy of intimate interiors with the viscosity of Abstract Expressionism for most of the latter half of 20th century. After studying with Hans Hoffman, Blaine would become the youngest member inducted...

Chicago, b.1960

Susan Leopold

Susan Leopold was born in Chicago, Illinois. She lives and works in New York City. She holds a Masters Degree from the Interactive Telecommunication Program in the Tisch School of Arts, New York University, and a BFA from The School...

Munich, b.1975

Sophie von Hellermann

Sophie von Hellermann received her BFA from Kunstakademie Düsseldorf and an MFA from Royal College of Art, London. Recent solo exhibitions include Ileden at Greene Naftali, New York, US (2019); Petri Dishes, Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles, US (2018); New...

Seoul, b.1976

Sangbin IM

Sangbin IM received his MFA in painting and printmaking at Yale University as a Fulbright scholar. He received his doctorate from Columbia University, and currently teaches at Sungshin University in Seoul. IM’s work has been the subject of notable group...

Los Angeles, b.1959

Marnie Weber

Shifting between media, Marnie Weber’s multifaceted, interconnected practice encompasses performance, film, video, sculpture, collage, music and costume. Blending the carnivalesque, the bacchanalian, the mystical and the absurd, Weber creates uncanny worlds that exist in a realm between fantasy and reality,...

Portland, b.1977

Amy Bennett

Amy Bennett received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1999 from the University of Hartford, CT and her Master of Fine Arts degree in 2002 from the New York Academy of Art. She has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally...

New York, b.1959

Charlie Scheips

Charlie Scheips is a painter living in New York. He is also a well-known curator, art advisor, writer, and cultural historian. He has contributed articles to major publications including Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Architectural Digest as well as other...

Beijing, b.1957

Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei was born in 1957 in Beijing. Shortly afterward, his father, the poet Ai Qing, was sent to a labor camp as an enemy of the revolution; the family lived in exile, mostly in the remote Xinjiang region, until...

Lisbon, b.1949

João Penalva

Following a career in dance, João Penalva began his second career as an artist in 1976, working initially as a painter. Today, Penalva is known for making large-scale installations in various media, as well as more intimate works that combine...

Seattle, b.1985

Kelly Bjork

Kelly Bjork grew up in Tacoma, Washington and graduated with a B.F.A. from Western Washington University in 2009. Her paintings have been featured in numerous publications, including: New American Paintings, McSweeney’s, No Man's Land, The Stranger, Anxy Magazine, and BOOOOOOOM....

Tehran, b.1980

Mehdi Farhadian

Mehdi Farhadian’s paintings effectively integrate abstract and figurative features to create dreamlike, visually stunning landscapes and city views, inhabited by people and animals commonly engaged in enigmatic acts. His personal style fuses realistic, expressive and fictional narratives, providing a potent...

Cholet, 1926 - 2016

François Morellet

François Morellet was a French minimal and conceptual artist. He is known for his contributions to geometrical abtract art as well as his work as a light artist. His abstract art uses the language of lines, square, and triangles in...

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