Grace Hartigan was an American painter with an abstract style. Grace Hartigan was born in Newark, New Jersey in the year 1922.
Hartigan was married at the age of seventeen. 224 more words
In his introductory essay to the catalogue of the Royal Academy’s current exhibition, Abstract Expressionism, of which he was one of the two principal curators, David Anfam suggests that while it has proved difficult to pin down a clear definition of abstract expressionist style, there has long existed a consensus as to the major figures involved: start with Pollock and Rothko and add two or three more. 936 more words