Painting Now

Lee Krasner: Living Colour

Painting Now

Discover the powerful legacy of Lee Krasner and her fellow Abstract Expressionists.

Explore the impact of Krasner and Abstract Expressionism on painting with Suzanne Hudson, celebrated art historian and critic. Hudson’s scholarship has focused on abstraction, painting and American philosophy.

Suzanne Hudson is Associate Professor of Art History and Fine Arts at the University of Southern California. Her writing has appeared in ParkettFlash ArtArt Journal and October, and she is a regular contributor to Artforum. She is the author of Robert Ryman: Used Paint (2009), Painting Now (2015) and Agnes Martin: Night Sea (2017).

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Longread: Introducing Lee Krasner

A key figure in American art, Krasner's energetic works reflect the spirit of possibility in post-war New York. Charlotte Flint, Exhibition Assistant on Lee Krasner: Living Colour, looks back through her life, works and legacy.

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