Barnett Newman

American, 1905–1970

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An originator of Abstract Expressionism, Barnett Newman changed the course of 20th-century American painting. Newman’s monumental color field paintings consist of rectangles of rich, often mono- or bi-chromatic color that, when viewed from close …

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Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 6 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 15 more
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Tate, and 1 more
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Artforum, and 4 more
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Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 1 more
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