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Helen Frankenthaler Foundation: Fostering New Insights

by Elizabeth Smith


Helen and High Water

by John Elderfield


Uncovering Discovery: Frankenthaler’s Printmaking

By Ruth Fine, Art in Print, Vol. 8, No. 2

July - August 2018
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On occasion of a new initiative from Bennington College to fund scholarships,

Dr. Mariko Silver, College President, and Elizabeth Smith, Executive Director of the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation, discuss Helen Frankenthaler's 1959 work Red Square.


Ninth Street Women: Mary Gabriel in conversation with Deborah Solomon

at the Whitney Museum of American Art


Rare Archival Footage of Frankenthaler

On occasion of Line into Color, Color into Line: Helen Frankenthaler, Paintings, 1962–1987, Gagosian Gallery and the Foundation present this video

October 4, 2016
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Helen Frankenthaler interviewed by Susan Stamberg for NPR’s Weekend Edition (November 27, 1988)

© 1988 National Public Radio, Inc. News report titled “Abstract Expressionist Helen Frankenthaler” was originally broadcast on NPR’s Weekend Edition on November 27, 1988, and is used with the permission of NPR. Any unauthorized duplication is prohibited.


When Paintings Become Music: The Composer’s Inspiration

A program of conversation and music with composer Kenneth Fuchs in dialogue with Douglas Dreishpoon, Director of the Helen Frankenthaler Catalogue Raisonné


Panel Discussion: Helen Frankenthaler

On occasion of Helen Frankenthaler Prints: The Romance of a New Medium Frankenthaler's printmaking was the focus of a conversation between Douglas Dreishpoon, Mark Pascale, and Ruth E. Fine.

Audio courtesy of The Art Institute of Chicago
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