Lisette Model
American, born Austria, 1906-1983
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Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions
2018
"We are the subject",
Bruce Silverstein Gallery
2013
Model/Arbus : Great Photographs of the 20th Century,
Hasted Kraeutler
2009
Lisette Model,
Fundación MAPFRE

While training as a musician in Vienna, Lisette Model studied under the avant-garde composer Arnold Schoenberg, who introduced her to the Expressionist painters of the early 20th century. Influenced by European modernist philosophy and aesthetics, Model abandoned music in Paris in 1933, taking up painting and then …

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