ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
Over Time, We’re Left with the Best: Helen Frankenthaler Late Works, 1990–2003
Stitzer Family Gallery
Over Time, We’re Left with the Best: Helen Frankenthaler Late Works, 1990–2003 will be the first museum presentation dedicated to the exploration of works from Helen Frankenthaler’s late life, featuring approximately 22 works on paper dating from 1990 to 2003—some measuring over 6 feet—on loan from the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation. The exhibition is co-organized by the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation and NBMAA, and curated by Douglas Dreishpoon, PhD, Director of the Helen Frankenthaler Catalogue Raisonné. Read more.
Helen Frankenthaler (1928–2011), whose career spanned six decades, has long been recognized as one of the greatest American artists of the 20th century. She was eminent among the second generation of postwar American abstract painters and is widely credited for playing a pivotal role in the transition from Abstract Expressionism to Color Field painting. Read more.
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Over Time, We’re Left with the Best: Helen Frankenthaler Late Works, 1990–2003 is part of 2020/20+ Women @ NBMAA presented by Stanley Black and Decker with additional support provided by Bank of America.