American 20th-21st Century Coastal, Marine and Maritime Paintings
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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:
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American Society of Marine Artists website. Accessed August, 2015.
Avocation to Vocation: Prints by F. Townsend Morgan is a 2017 exhibit at the Georgia Museum of Art which says: "Through the Federal Relief Agency sponsored by Key West Art Project, Morgan journeyed to Key West, Florida and began working on prints of the surrounding seascapes and coastal life. From 1936 to 1937, he worked for the Treasury Relief Art Project (TRAP) in the Virgin Islands, the smallest of the four New Deal art programs. He then returned to Key West and established its Community Art Center in 1941." - To read more after exhibit closes, go to "Past Exhibitions" section of museum website. Accessed 8/17
Ebb & Flow: Seascape and Shoreline Views is a 2017 exhibit at the Heckscher Museum of Art which says: "This exhibition features over four dozen paintings, prints, and photographs from the Museum's permanent collection, including works by Reynolds Beal, Eugene Boudin, Alfred Thompson Bricher, Stan Brodsky, Arthur Dove, Edward and Thomas Moran, Roy Nicholson, Jules Olitski, Betty Parsons, Maurice Prendergast, and William Trost Richards, among others." Accessed 11/17
Joe Zucker: Scrolls is a 2017 exhibit at the Housatonic Museum of Art which says: "Zucker's Scrolls series reflects his involvement with the sea as well as his interest in the legends of pirates like Captain William Kidd and Blackbeard, who terrorized the high seas and sought refuge off the shores of Long Island and Connecticut. For over thirty years, Zucker has returned again and again to the imagery of frigates in full sail, cannon balls, yard arms and the leering grin of the Jolly Roger, creating new iterations of these familiar signs and symbols." - To read more after exhibit closes, go to "Past Exhibitions" section of museum website. Accessed 11/17
"Marine Paintings at the New York Yacht Club," - Cover Story, July, 1999 by Robert B. Mackay, Magazine Antiques [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]
"The Marine Paintings of James Edward Buttersworth," July, 1994 by Richard B. Grassby, Magazine Antiques [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]
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