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museums Robert Motherwell
Beginning with his early-career christening of the New York School—a group that included Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko as well as himself—Motherwell was an artist’s artist, an abstract expressionist with a fondness for the color black. This retrospective comes from Minneapolis’s Walker Art Center, ground zero for Motherwell fans.
GO: Sep 25–Dec 6. Block Museum of Art, Northwestern U, 40 Arts Circle Dr, Evanston. blockmuseum.northwestern.edu
Photograph: (Yeast Nation) Michael Newberry, (Animal Crackers) Eric Y. Exit
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