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Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, 1951-1984

Carmen Herrera

Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, 1951-1984

December 19th-January 19th, 1985, the Alternative Museum, New York City.

by Carmen Herrera

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Published by The Museum in New York, N.Y. (17 White St., New York 10013) .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 84/5682 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2875558M
LC Control Number84073127

Carmen Herrera At age , Carmen Herrera is having a moment. Closely associated with other masters of geometric abstraction such as Frank Stella and Ellsworth Kelly, Herrera is currently the subject of a retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art – long overdue recognition of the artist’s significance in the art historical canon. Biography of Carmen Herrera Early years. Carmen Herrera was born in Havana in , the daughter of two journalists. Her father established the newspaper El Mundo, where her mother worked as a the youngest of seven children, Herrera's house was busy and chaotic; as only one of two daughters, she had to fight to assert herself.

Carmen Herrera: the black-and-white paintings, by Carmen Herrera (Book) Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, December 19th-January 19th, , the Alternative Museum, New York City by Carmen Herrera (Book). View auction details, art exhibitions and online catalogues; bid, buy and collect contemporary, impressionist or modern art, old masters, jewellery, wine, watches, prints, rugs and books .

Carmen Herrera sold her first artwork at the age of 89 and has been celebrated with a retrospective at the Whitney Museum of Art, New York in at age Her work is in numerous important collections and museums including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Whitney Museum, New York, the Tate Modern, London, the Smithsonian American Art.   Carmen Herrera’s Long-Overdue Retrospective at the Whitney Museum Is a Must-See It is her first New York City museum exhibition in nearly two decades. Eileen Kinsella, .


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Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, 1951-1984 by Carmen Herrera Download PDF EPUB FB2

Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, December 19th-January 19th,the Alternative Museum, New York City [Herrera, Carmen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying 1951-1984 book. Carmen Herrera, a retrospective, December 19th-January 19th,the Alternative Museum, New York City.

Cuban-born artist Carmen Herrera (b. ) has painted for more than seven decades, though it is only in recent years that acclaim for her work has catapulted the artist to international prominence. This handsome volume offers the first sustained examination of her early career from –78, which spans the art worlds of Havana, Paris, and New York.5/5(3).

Home; This edition;English, Book, Illustrated edition: Carmen Herrera: 1951-1984 book retrospective, / [catalogue essay: Judith Neaman]. Herrera, Carmen, ‘Carmen Herrera: A Retrospective – ’, The Alternative Museum, New York, NY, USA Institute of International Education, New York, NY, USA Cisneros Gallery, New York, NY, USA Trabia Gallery, New York, NY, USA Galeria Sudamericana, New York, NY, USA.

Carmen Herrera. A Retrospective ( – ), The Alternative Museum, New York; Carmen Herrera: Five Decades of Painting. (May 17 – J ), Latin Collector, New York and The Forms of Silence: Carmen Herrera Abstract Works (Sep 21 - ), Miami Art Central, Miami. Bornin Havana, Cuba, Carmen Herrera was educated in Havana and Paris, studying art, art history, and architecture.

In she married an American, Jesse Loewenthal, and moved to New York City, where she attended classes at the Art Students League and was a frequent visitor to the Whitney Museum of American Art. There are many object lessons to take from Carmen Herrera’s first retrospective at a major museum, the Whitney, at the tender age ofbut one in particular stands out: persistence is its own reward.

To be clear, for all the artists out there who, toiling away in hidden pockets of the art world, are hoping to get recognition late in life Author: Art Ltd. Carmen Herrera (born ) is a Cuban-American abstract, minimalist visual artist and painter. She was born in Havana and has lived in New York City since the mids.

Herrera's abstract works have brought her international recognition late in life. She turned in May Known for: Painting. Carmen Herrera (born ) is a Cuban-American abstract, minimalist painter.

She was born in Havana and has lived in New York City since the mids. Herrera's abstract works have brought her international recognition late in life.

She turned in May Born in Havana inHerrera was one of seven place: Havana, Cuba. Carmen Herrera [Cisneros; to Dec. 11], who worked with Herbin in Paris in the early s, shows this influence in Hard-Edge canvases employing colors in pairs—black and orange or.

My quest is for the simplest of pictorial was an answer from a Cuban painter Carmen Herrera when she was asked to explain what drives her art from within. This master of terse lines and contrasting chromatic planes finds the core of her painting within the formal simplicity and a striking sense of ality: Cuba.

View the profiles of people named Carmen Herrera. Join Facebook to connect with Carmen Herrera and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power. Phillips presents the Latin America auction on 24 May in New York.

Featuring more than 50 works, Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight focuses on the artist's work from towhen she developed the signature hard-edged style that she continues to employ today at the age of Displayed chronologically, the exhibition begins with paintings made while Herrera was in Paris (–54), works that echo cubist.

Artist Carmen Herrera At years old, Carmen Herrera is receiving recognition many believe is long overdue – a solo exhibit at New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art. The inimitable artist Carmen Herrera turned last week. Born in Cuba inshe pursued her craft for over 60 years with little recognition from the mainstream art establishment, persevering out of a deep love for painting before being “discovered” by the market as an octogenarian.

At years of age, Carmen Herrera is still making art. Here, she reacts to the recognition her work has finally achieved. Video: The Years Show. Directed by:. CARMEN HERRERA-Artist in Exile part 1 - Duration: Frederico Seve Gallery 7, views.

Una linda ancianita resultó ser la verdadera artista y sorprendió a todos - Duration: Born in in Havana, Cuba, Carmen Herrera’s burgeoning creative talent and love of art were fostered through private lessons from a local artist, and time spent exploring the hallowed museums of Paris while attending finishing school there.

Herrera is the subject of a minute documentary, Artists in Exile: Carmen Herrera, made inand of Carmen Herrera: 5 Degrees of Freedom, by Konstantia Kotaxis, produced for a major retrospective of the artist's work at the Miami Art Central in.

Carmen Herrera is at last being celebrated at a major museum in New York with a solo show: “Lines of Sight,” a ravishing retrospective of about 50 works.Carmen Herrera, Cuban-born American painter whose rigorously composed and often radiantly coloured abstract works brought her attention late in life.

Herrera was raised by intellectual parents in Havana. She took art lessons when she was young, and as a teenager she was sent to Paris to further her.It was Carmen Herrera's move to New York in that heralded a year hiatus in a once promising artistic career. Born in Cuba inHerrera studied art in her home town of Habana, then travelled to Paris in the early s to continue her training.