Helen Frankenthaler Foundation

Exhibitions

Current

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Helen Frankenthaler, Star Gazing, 1989, acrylic on canvas, 71 ½’’ x 144 inches. © 2018 Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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.

Upcoming

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Helen Frankenthaler, Western Dream, 1957, oil on unsized, unprimed canvas, 70 x 86 inches (177.8 x 218.4 cm). © 2018 Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

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. 

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Helen Frankenthaler, Provincetown Window, 1963–64, acrylic on canvas, 82 3/8 x 81 7/8 inches, (209.2 x 208 cm). © 2018 Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo: Tim Pyle, Light Blue Studio