New York Art History

with an emphasis on representational art



 

Other online information

Adirondack Rustic - Nature's Art 1876 - 1950 is an online exhibit from the Adirondack Museum. It has a five-page section on furniture. Accessed January, 2016.

Adolf Dehn: Midcentury Manhattan is a 2017 exhibit at the Fairfield University Art Museum which says: "Devoted to the artist's images of Manhattan from the 1920s through 1960, this exhibition features casein paintings (a fast-drying, water-soluble medium made from milk casein or milk protein), watercolors, and pastel, ink and pencil drawings, as well as a select group of lithographs." After close of exhibit in 4/17 go to museum's past exhibitions webpage for details. Also see The Magazine ANTIQUES 2/17 article.  Accessed 2/17

The American Academy of Arts and Letters website. Accessed August, 2015.

For American Academy of the Fine Arts read in its entirety in Google Books: Address, Delivered Before the American Academy of Fine Arts. ..., By Gulian Crommelin Verplanck, William Beach Lawrence, American Academy of the Fine Arts. Published by Charles Wiley, 1824. Original from Harvard University. Digitized Oct 11, 2007. 42 pages

American Art-Union from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

American Federation of Arts website. Accessed August, 2015.

"American paintings in the Schenectady County Historical Society," by Ona Curran from Magazine Antiques, Nov, 2003. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

American Society of Miniature Painters from Miniature Art Information by Wes & Rachelle Siegrist

American Watercolor Society website. Accessed August, 2015.

1913 Armory Show from University of Virginia. Accessed August, 2015.

1913 Armory Show: the Story in Primary Sources, from Smithsonian Institution's Archives of American Art. Accessed August, 2015

The Armory Show by Linda Larson. Accessed August, 2015.

'Armory Show' That Shocked America In 1913, Celebrates 100, from NPR. Includes text and audio. Accessed August, 2015.

"Art and Commerce in Jacksonian America: The Steamboat Albany Collection, essay by Kenneth John Myers, from Art Bulletin, Sept, 2000. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

Artists from New York in Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

Associated American Artists from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

Ben Shahn's New York: The Photography of Modern Times, an exhibit held November 14, 2000 - January 27, 2001 at the Grey Art Gallery of New York University. Information on the exhibit includes sectional texts. Accessed December 2015.

Burchfield - Penney Art Center presents online Digital Publications. The Art Center's website says: "The Burchfield Penney Art Center produces both print and digitial publications for many of its exhibitions. A selection of recent digital publications are available for download. This will be updated regularly as past content becomes available on this Web site." Titles include: The Four Seasons in Salem and other essays. Accessed August, 2015.

Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club website. Accessed August, 2015.

A City Seen: Todd Webb's Postwar New York, 1945-1960  is a 2017 exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York which says: "A City Seen: Todd Webb's Postwar New York, 1945-1960 examines New York through the eyes -- and lens -- of photographer Todd Webb. Featuring more than 100 images, accompanied by entries from Webb's own journal, the exhibition highlights Todd Webb's personal exploration of the city that enthralled him while providing an expansive document of New York in the years following World War II." Accessed 5/17

Common Threads: 150 Years of Adirondack Quilts and Comforters is an extensive online exhibit from the Adirondack Museum. It has five sections; Quilting Then and Now; Tools, Techniques, and Materials; Community Ties; What is Adirondack About Adirondack Quilts?; Quilt Fashions. Each section has four to eight pages. Accessed January, 2016.

Daniel Hauben: Reflecting on the Familiar is a 2017 exhibit at the Bronx Museum of the Arts which says: "The seven-part painting Reflecting on the Familiar is Hauben's attempt at capturing the sense of envelopment, enormity, and often, of the incomprehension that comes with living in the congested urban environment of The Bronx. Rather than depicting just a small portion of his expansive view, Hauben enlarges the scale to create a multi-faceted vision of the world around him." Also see artist's website. Accessed 4/17

The Downtown Show: The New York Art Scene, 1974-1984, an exhibit held January 10 to April 1, 2006 at the Grey Art Gallery of New York University. Information on the exhibit includes a press release and interview. Accessed December 2015.

Drawn by New York was a 2009 exhibit at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center which says: "[The exhibit] explores the history of drawing and watercolor in New York State, and includes works highlighting the Hudson River Valley....The exhibition of around eighty works features one of the first-known views of New York Harbor, from 1650, and an early birds-eye-view of Niagara Falls." Accessed 1/17

Early Artists of Newark Valley from Newark Valley Historical Society. Accessed August, 2015.

Excavation: Recent Photographs by Stanley Greenberg, an exhibit held April 12 - June 14, 2013 at the Bellarmine Museum of Art. Accessed August, 2015.

East Hampton Artist Colony from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument, an exhibit held September 19 - December 21, 2014 at the Fralin Museum of Art. Includes attachment containing an essay by John Edwin Mason titled "Good Kids Gone Wrong: The Backstory to Gordon Parks's 'Harlem Gang Leader'" Accessed January, 2016.

Grand Central School of Art and Grand Central Art Galleries from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

History of the Rochester Art Club from Rochester Art Club, accessed October, 2013. Includes artist biographies. Accessed August, 2015.

Home on the Hudson: Women and Men Painting Landscapes 1825-1875 from NewYorkHistoryBlog.org. Accessed August, 2015.

Hudson River School Painters from AskArt.com. Accessed August, 2015.

Hudson River School topic from TFAO. Includes list of articles and essays published in Resource Library plus other resources. Accessed August, 2015.

International Exhibition of Modern Art (Armory Show), from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

International Exhibitions held in US and Abroad topic from TFAO. Includes list of articles and essays published in Resource Library plus other resources. Accessed August, 2015.

Italy's Art in The United States: Tracing the Immigrants' Influence in the Upstate New York Region, by James C. Mancuso, 1997 (Updated, August, 2002). Includes biographies of Italian-American artists, Accessed August, 2015.

Lasting Impressions: Restoring Kate Freeman Clark is a 2017 exhibit at the University of Mississippi Museum which says: "Her painterly impressions of the Shinnecock Hills in upstate New York testify to a deep enjoyment of and immersion in the experience of plein air painting." Also see Kate Freeman Clark Art Gallery. Accessed 4/17

In October 2012 The Metropolitan Museum of Art launched MetPublications, an online resource that offers in-depth access to the Museum's print and online publications, covering art, art history, archaeology, conservation, and collecting. Titles relating to American representational art available for free viewing via.pdf download or online reading as of 2013 include: Art and the Empire City: New York, 1825-1861; Voorsanger, Catherine Hoover, and John K. Howat, eds., with essays by Dell Upton, Carrie Rebora Barratt, John K. Howat, Kevin J. Avery, Thayer Tolles, Morrison H. Heckscher, Elliot Bostwick Davis, Jeff L. Rosenheim, Caroline Rennolds Milbank, Amelia Peck, Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, and Deborah Dependahl Waters (2000) . Accessed August, 2015.

National Arts Club website. Accessed August, 2015.

National Association of Women Artists website. Accessed August, 2015.

New Mexico Museum of Art presented in conjunction with the 2006 exhibition: Collecting Modernism: European Modernism the the Munson Williams-Proctor Art Museum a series of lectures by Timothy Rodgers, Ph.D., Chief Curator, including "A New Deck of Cards: the Armory Show" within its page for multimedia. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

New York Accents: The New York Influence on Telfair's Collections, an exhibit held June 7, 2013 - July 6, 2014 at the Telfair Museum of Art. Includes online tour. Accessed April, 2015.

The New York Armory Show of 1913 from askArt. Accessed August, 2015.

New York (sampling of artists and works connected to state) from askArt. Accessed August, 2015.

"New York City and the Ashcan school - American art movement," by Virginia M. Mecklenburg from Magazine Antiques, Nov, 1995. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

New York Genealogical and Biographical Society website. Accessed August, 2015.

New York State Capitol from State of New York (see murals section). Accessed August, 2015.

Michael W. Padwee maintained as of May 2013 "a blog about ceramic and terra cotta tiles used in architecture and architectural ornamentation in New York" named Tiles in New York. Mr. Padwee is an historian and collector of United States art tiles. He also maintained at the 2013 access date a website named Historic U.S. Tile Installations. Accessed August, 2015.

"Paintings of the Adirondack Mountains," by Caroline M. Welsh from Magazine Antiques, July, 1997. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

Patroon Painters from AskArt.com. Accessed August, 2015.

Patteran: A Living Force and Moving Power, an exhibit focused on the history of the Buffalo-based Patteran Society founded in 1933 and devoted to modernism. The exhibit was held April 10 - September 27, 2015 at the Burchfield Penney Art Center. Accessed February, 2016.

Peconic Art Colony: "A New Glimpse of the Heyday of the Peconic Art Colony" By Marjorie Kaufman, New York Times, Published: May 14, 1995. Accessed August, 2015.

The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951 from Columbus Museum of Art. Includes link to media article, videos, Accessed August, 2015.

Regional Artists of the Finger Lakes and Central New York State Artists from John Sutton. Accessed August, 2015.

Roaring into the Future: New York 1925-35 is a 2017 exhibit at the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute which says: "Roaring into the Future features more than 100 artworks - fashion arts, paintings, decorative arts, and video and music - including masterpieces from the MWPAI collection by Reginald Marsh, John Storrs, and Stuart Davis." Accessed 8/17

Roycrofters website. Accessed August, 2015.

Street Smart: Photographs of New York City, 1945-1980 is a 2017 exhibit at the Bruce Museum which says: "This exhibition features 30 photographs, chiefly drawn from the Bruce Museum's permanent collection, including work by Larry Fink, Herman Leonard, Leon Levinstein, John Shearer, and Garry Winogrand. Street Smart provides a glimpse at life in the city during the post-war period and at how street-savvy New Yorkers navigated its bustling landscape." Accessed 3/17

Society of American Artists from Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.

Society of Independent Artists from AskArt.com. Accessed August, 2015.

Society of Painters in Pastel from AskArt.com. Accessed August, 2015.

The Story of the Armory Show, Online Exhibition 2013, Celebrating the Centennial of the 1913 Armory Show from Archives of American Art. Accessed August, 2015.

"The Tile Club," by Ronald G. Pisano, from Magazine Antiques, Feb, 2000. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]

Time Share: An Historic Collaboration, an exhibit held October 23, 2010 - May 29, 2011 at the Burchfield - Penney Art Center. Includes historic artists of Western New York. Accessed August, 2015.

Urban Impressions: New York City in Prints, 1900-1940 is a 2017 exhibit at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art which says: "The group of print artists featured in this exhibition resisted the trend towards abstraction, choosing instead to represent the human figure in the urban environment." Accessed 4/17

Weegee's Story: From the Berinson Collection was a 2001-2 exhibit from the Philadelphia Art Alliance, which said: "Weegee's composite "portrait" of Manhattan documents an era and stands as an examplar of avant-garde photography...This exhibition was organized by the Rupertinum Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Salzburg, Austria, and selected from one of the world's premier private collection of Weegee photographs." Accessed 1/17

Boston Athenaeum partnered with the WGBH Forum Network for a series of lectures, including several on American art. Titles include:

Accessed August, 2015.


TFAO's Distinguished Artists catalogue provides online access to biographical information for artists associated with this state. Also, Search Resource Library for online articles and essays concerning both individual artists associated with this state's history and the history of art centers and museums in this state. Resource Library articles and essays devoted to individual artists and institutions are not listed on this page.

 

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