Alex Katz, ‘House and Barn (Small Cuts)’, 2008, Weng Contemporary
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Alex Katz

House and Barn (Small Cuts), 2008

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13 7/10 × 19 7/10 in
34.8 × 50 cm
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Though perhaps best known for his portraits, Katz has consistently painted the natural world …

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Alex Katz
American, b. 1927
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New York School painter Alex Katz developed his highly stylized aesthetic in reaction to 1950s Abstract Expressionism, finding his own distinctive resolution between formalism and representation. His brightly colored figurative and landscape paintings are rendered in a flat style that takes cues from everyday visual culture like advertising and cinema, in many ways anticipating both the formal and conceptual concerns of Pop Art. Well known for his many portraits of his wife and muse, Ada, Katz has also dedicated himself to printmaking and freestanding sculptures of cutout figures painted on wood or aluminum.

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Though perhaps best known for his portraits, Katz has consistently painted the natural world throughout his career, particularly over the past decade.

"These days I start painting in the morning and paint throughout the day. It starts with an idea of what I think art should be. Then I find something that …

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Alex Katz
American, b. 1927
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New York School painter Alex Katz developed his highly stylized aesthetic in reaction to 1950s Abstract Expressionism, finding his own distinctive resolution between formalism and representation. His brightly colored figurative and landscape paintings are rendered in a flat style that takes cues from everyday visual culture like advertising and cinema, in many ways anticipating both the formal and conceptual concerns of Pop Art. Well known for his many portraits of his wife and muse, Ada, Katz has also dedicated himself to printmaking and freestanding sculptures of cutout figures painted on wood or aluminum.

Alex Katz

House and Barn (Small Cuts), 2008

Aquatint
13 7/10 × 19 7/10 in
34.8 × 50 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
On hold
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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