Abstract Imagists - Mark Rothko , born Markus Yakovlevich Rotkovich , was an American painter of Russian Jewish descent. Although Rothko himself refused to adhere to any art movement, he is generally identified as an abstract expressionist. With Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning, he is one of the most famous postwar American artists
Barnett Newman - Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue. Barnett Newman was an American artist. He is seen as one of the major figures in abstract expressionism and one of the foremost of the color field painters..
Barnett Newman Onement I (1948) - Google meklēšana Onement I (1948) Newman saw Onement I as a breakthrough in his work. It features the first full incarnation of what he later called a "zip," a vertical band of color. This motif would play a central role in many of his subsequent paintings. The painting's title is an archaic derivation of the word "atonement," meaning, "the state of being made into one." For Newman, this unevenly painted zip on a flat field of color does not divide the…
ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM/ COLOR FIELD- Barnett Newman ~ Dionysius, 1949 (oil) BN once said he wanted viewers to experience "awareness of being alive in the sensation of complete space" Dionysius, was the God of wine> the title of this piece represents uninhibited wildness, yet the "zips" (lines) are orderly (like Apollo) JUXTAPOSITION