Fairfield Porter

American, 1907-1975

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Fairfield Porter

American, 1907-1975

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Collected by major museums
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Collected by major museums
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2016
Fairfield Porter: Things as They Are,
Tibor de Nagy
2015
The Permanent Collection: Connections and Context,
Parrish Art Museum
2013
Permanent Collection Installation,
Parrish Art Museum

Fairfield Porter was at the forefront of post-war representational painters who struggled for …

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Fairfield Porter was at the forefront of post-war representational painters who struggled for recognition during the heyday of Abstract Expressionism. Although a realist in subject matter, Porter not only admired and championed the abstract work of his friend Willem de Kooning, but also himself gravitated to the …

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