Born October 27~ Lee Krasner

Lee Krasner (October 27, 1908-June 19, 1984) was an American Abstract Expressionist painter. Along with her husband Jackson Pollock and artists Willem de Kooning, Franz Kline, and Arshille Gorky, she helped establish an entirely new painterly language.
Biography on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Krasner

Milkweed by Lee Krasner
1955 / Collage of oil, paper, and canvas on canvas / 82-3/8″x57-3/4″ / Albright-Knox, Buffalo, New York

Lee Krasner on Artnet: http://www.artnet.com/artists/lee-krasner/

Further reading:
https://www.moma.org/artists/3240
https://sites.barbican.org.uk/introducingleekrasner/
https://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/pkhouse/our-story/krasner.php
https://pkf.org/

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.