Fairfield Porter
American, 1907-1975
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Collected by major museums
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
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 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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