Leon Golub: Raw Nerve

The gift of Gigantomachy II (1966) to The Met in 2016 by The Nancy Spero and Leon Golub Foundation for the Arts, with the support of the artists' sons, Stephen, Philip, and Paul Golub, is the occasion for this selective survey of Leon Golub's work.
, 'Gigantomachy II,' 1966, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Gigantomachy II, 1966

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'Head,' 1988, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Head, 1988

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'Interrogation,' , The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Interrogation

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'Winged Sphinx I,,' 1972, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Winged Sphinx I,, 1972

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'General Ernesto Geisel (1976),' 1977, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

General Ernesto Geisel (1976), 1977

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'Bite Your Tongue,' 2001, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Bite Your Tongue, 2001

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

On loan

, 'All Bets are Off,' 1994, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

All Bets are Off, 1994

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection

, 'Two Black Women and a White Man,,' 1986, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Two Black Women and a White Man,, 1986

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

On loan

, 'Tete De Cheval II,' 1963, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Tete De Cheval II, 1963

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

On loan

, 'Contemplating Pre-Columbian,' , The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Leon Golub

Contemplating Pre-Columbian

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Permanent collection