Book report: Mary Gabriel’s Ninth Street Women

Contributed by Brece Honeycutt and Anne Lindberg / Mary Gabriel’s Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell and Helen Frankenthaler – Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art (New York: Little Brown and Company, 2018) is a tour de force. The book explores many important phenomena from the period of 1929-1959, including the formation of … read more… “Book report: Mary Gabriel’s Ninth Street Women”

Joan Mitchell Foundation announces 2011 grant recipients

Congratulations to the 2011 Joan Mitchell Foundation grant recipients! 25 grants of $25,000 each are awarded annually, by nomination only, based on “artistic merit and financial need.”  Diana Al-Hadid, Brooklyn, NY;  Nicole Awai, Brooklyn, NY;  Keith Benjamin, Cleves, OH;  William Cordova, Miami, FL; Cicely Cottingham, West Orange, NJ; Florine Demosthene, Brooklyn, NY;  Daniel Douke, Fallbrook, … read more… “Joan Mitchell Foundation announces 2011 grant recipients”