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    Alex Taylor

    Sue Fuller’s String Composition 128 1964 testifies to the often overlooked influence of craft traditions on the development of modernist abstraction.

  2. Article

    We are grateful to Alex Taylor for his development of this project, and to Frances Follin and Christina Weyl for their valuable contributions to...

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    Frances Follin

    Sue Fuller was enthused by the use of string in the art of non-Western cultures but believed that string art needed to be adapted to twentieth...

  4. Article
    Alex Taylor

    In 1961 Sue Fuller wrote a letter to Whitney Museum of American Art curator Lloyd Goodrich, inviting him to her exhibition of ‘new strings’.[fn...

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    Christina Weyl

    In 1946 Sue Fuller’s engraving and soft ground etching Hen 1945 (fig.1) won first prize in the Graphic Arts Show held at the Village Art Center in...

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    Alex Taylor

    String Composition 128 (fig.1) weaves together multiple synthetic threads to create an intricate abstract pattern of intersecting diagonals. The...

  7. Article
    James Finch

    The trajectory of Barnett Newman’s Adam 1951, 1952 (Tate T01091), from its display in a disastrous exhibition to its acquisition by a major...

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    Michael Leja

    The title of Barnett Newman’s painting Adam 1951, 1952 (Tate T01091; fig.1) aligns it with a cluster of other pictures by the artist...

  9. Article
    Michael Schreyach

    Critics, scholars and public audiences alike recognise that Barnett Newman’s body of work comprises some of the most challenging examples of...

  10. Article
    Michael Schreyach

    In late 1947 – not long after the atrocities of the Second World War and just four years before he began painting Adam 1951, 1952 (Tate T01091;...

  11. Article
    Michael Schreyach

    I wish to declare … an eloquence that means what it says, that gives life to mud. Barnett Newman, 1965[fn]Barnett Newman, ‘From Exhibition of the...

  12. Article
    Michael Schreyach

    The American abstract expressionist artist Barnett Newman considered his painting Adam 1951, 1952 a major achievement in his efforts to visualise...

  13. Article

    We are grateful to Michael Schreyach for his development of this project, and to James Finch and Michael Leja for their valuable contributions...

  14. Article
    Sophie Halart

    As an Argentine artist based in New York for most of the second half of the twentieth century, Liliana Porter’s work has reflected the dominant...

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    Sophie Halart

    In an analysis of Liliana Porter’s work, critic and curator Inés Katzenstein remarks on its ability to never quite fit into any fixed category: [W...

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    We are grateful to Sophie Halart for her development of this project, and to Allen Fisher for his valuable contribution to the research.Sophie...

  17. Article
    Allen Fisher

    Emmett Williams was a poet and performance artist who worked with a variety of artists, often as part of the amorphous conceptual art group Fluxus,...

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    Sophie Halart

    Following her move to New York in 1964, Liliana Porter studied printmaking at the Pratt Graphic Arts Center in Manhattan. It was while attending...

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    Sophie Halart

    The Argentine artist Liliana Porter has developed a multifaceted body of work since the 1960s, using engraving, photography, installation and...

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    Sophie Halart

    Liliana Porter’s Wrinkle 1968 recasts printmaking as a conceptual art form rather than a labour-intensive craft.

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