American Moderns

American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O’Keeffe to Rockwell

June 6, 2014–September 7, 2014 D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts » Second Floor

Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, Second Floor

Exhibition extended through september 7!

Fifty-seven masterworks from the Brooklyn Museum exploring the subject of modernity in America.

The leading artists of the day are featured, including Georgia O’Keeffe, Milton Avery, Marsden Hartley, Stuart Davis, Arthur Dove, Rockwell Kent, Elie Nadelman, Reginald Marsh and Norman Rockwell, each of whom addressed the changes brought on by two world wars, the Depression, and modern technology. American Moderns features works in a wide array of artistic styles, including Cubism, Synchromism, Precisionism, Expressionism, and Social Realism.

American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O’Keeffe to Rockwell is organized by The Brooklyn Museum.

Georgia O'Keeffe (American, 1887-1986). 2 Yellow Leaves (Yellow Leaves), 1928. Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 1/8 in. (101.6 x 76.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Georgia O'Keeffe, 87.136.6

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