Thursday, September 8

Carmen Herrera: Lines Of Sight

Green and Orange, 1958
"Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight is the first museum exhibition of this groundbreaking artist in New York City in nearly two decades. Focusing on the years 1948 to 1978, the period during which Herrera developed her signature style, the show features more than fifty works, including paintings, three-dimensional works, and works on paper. It begins with the formative period following World War II, when Herrera lived in Paris and experimented with different modes of abstraction before establishing the visual language that she would explore with great nuance for the succeeding five decades. ..."
NY Times: An Artist at 100, Thinking Big but Starting Small
The 101-Year-Old Artist Finally Getting Her Due
W - Carmen Herrera
Lisson Gallery
The 100 Years Show
YouTube: Artist in Exile part 1, part 2, part 3