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San Antonio Museum of Art | Texas Women: A New History of Abstract Art

August 17 @ 10:00 am - September 6 @ 5:00 pm

San Antonio Museum of Art invites you to their exhibit
Texas Women: A New History of Abstract Art

Texas has been well known for its representational and figurative art—think Julian Onderdonk bluebonnets—since at least the nineteenth century. But by the mid-twentieth, parallel with innovations outside the region, several artists began a rigorous exploration of abstraction and non-objectivity—and women artists made significant contributions to the development of abstraction in America.

Texas Women: A New History of Abstract Art explores this untold story. The first major survey to focus on Texas women working primarily in the mode of abstraction, the exhibition will include ninety-five works in painting, sculpture, installation, and works on paper by seventeen artists from different generations—among them Dorothy Antoinette “Toni” LaSelle (1901-2002), Dorothy Hood (1919-2000), Susie Rosmarin (born 1950), Terrell James (born 1955), Margo Sawyer (born 1958), Sara Cardona (born 1971, Mexico City), and Liz Trosper (born 1983).

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Start:
August 17 @ 10:00 am
End:
September 6 @ 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.samuseum.org/artwork/exhibition/Texaswomen/

Organizer

San Antonio Museum of Art
Phone:
210.978.8100
Email:
info@samuseum.org
Website:
www.samuseum.org

Venue

San Antonio Museum of Art
200 West Jones Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78215 United States
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