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Elaine de Kooning, Frank O'Hara, and the New York School

The National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., is currently hosting a large exhibition devoted to the work of Elaine de Kooning.  De Kooning, like her husband Willem, was a good friend and ally of many poets of the New York School. 1,051 more words

Frank O'Hara

"I don't mind being miserable as long as I'm painting well"

“I don’t mind being miserable as long as I’m painting well”

– Grace Hartigan, painter


Art Chronicles: Jane Freilicher 1924 - 2014

I first became aware of Jane Freilicher through her presence in Frank O’Hara’s poetry: Interior (with Jane); Chez Jane; Jane Awake; To Jane, and in Imitation of Coleridge… 565 more words

Writers & Writing

Maria Macedonio-Ritter - Intimacy Knitted in a Quilt

By Caitlyn Shea

Maria Macedonio-Ritter is an artist that is uniquely skilled in both traditional painting and conceptual quilt making.  In her newest work, Come Unity-A Quilt For One Another, 646 more words


The Painting Workshop at TNCS: Kids Paint the Town!

Summer sessions at The New Century School continue with an exciting block of camps hosted by The Painting Workshop! The first week of this summer-long workshop was called “The Art of Charm City.” Artist-campers explored questions like, “What is a neighborhood? 1,135 more words

The New Century School