Helen Frankenthaler – Woodcuts: Prints and Proofs
KODE Art Museums and Composer Homes, Bergen, Norway
February 8 - April 21, 2019
This large-scale exhibition displays twenty-three of Helen Frankenthaler’s woodcuts ranging from her earliest, made in 1973, to her last, made in 2009, along with proofs and paintings on wood used in the making of several of the editions. This is the artist’s first solo show in Norway and the most comprehensive presentation of her woodcuts in Europe to date.
Peindre la Nuit (Paint the Night)
Centre Pompidou Metz, France
October 13, 2018 - April 15, 2019
This group exhibition brings together historical figures and contemporary artists for whom the night and nighttime are an inspiration for their work. With painting as a focus, the show includes photography, video art, and installations, offering conceptual parallels to music and literature.
Epic Abstraction: Pollock to Herrera
The Met Fifth Avenue, New York
December 17, 2018 to Ongoing
The exhibition will explore large-scale abstract painting, sculpture, and assemblage, from the 1940s to the twenty-first century, through works from The Met collection and special loans. The Foundation is lending Western Dream, 1957.
PITTURA/PANORAMA Paintings by Helen Frankenthaler, 1952–1992
Museo di Palazzo Grimani, Venice
May 7 - November 17, 2019
This exhibition is the first presentation of Helen Frankenthaler’s work in Venice since its appearance in 1966 at the American Pavilion of the 33rd Venice Biennale. Covering a forty-year span of Frankenthaler’s career from the early 1950s to her richly atmospheric canvases of the early 1990s, it features fourteen panoramic paintings, all from the collection of the Foundation.
Abstract Climates: Helen Frankenthaler in Provincetown
Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, NY
August 4 - October 27, 2019
The exhibition highlights Frankenthaler’s exploration of the relationship between landscape and abstraction through key examples of work the artist produced in Provincetown, MA.