american modernist art

“A restless, zestful exhibition that’s both broad enough to be a survey and sufficiently focused to qualify as a thematic study.” —The New York Times celebrates Stuart Davis: In Full Swing

Stuart Davis (1892–1964), Tropes de Teens, 1956. Oil on canvas, 45 ¼ × 60 ¼ in. (114.8 × 153 cm). Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Photograph by Cathy Carver

The Wall Street Journal says ‪Stuart Davis‬: In Full Swing is “reason for rejoicing.”

Stuart Davis (1892–1964), Semé, 1953. Oil on canvas, 52 × 40 in. (132 × 101.6 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art; George A. Hearn Fund, 1953. © Estate of Stuart Davis / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

The New York Times calls artist Joaquín Torres-García “a modernist classic… lovable.” See the retrospective they call “a long time coming.”

[Installation view of Joaquín Torres-García: The Arcadian Modern at The Museum of Modern Art, New York (October 25, 2015–February 15, 2016). Photo by Jonathan Muzikar. © 2015 The Museum of Modern Art, New York]

Start your weekend off right with some drawing, drinks, and jazz! Tonight from 7 to 9 pm, artist and educator Mark Joshua Epstein will lead a drop-in Stuart Davis drawing workshop.

Installation view of Stuart Davis: In Full Swing (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, June 10–September 25, 2016). Photograph by Ron Amstutz