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Dancing Through Fields of Color: The Story of Helen Frankenthaler

Dancing Through Fields of Color: The Story of Helen Frankenthaler

by Elizabeth Brown, Aimée Sicuro
Dancing Through Fields of Color: The Story of Helen Frankenthaler

Dancing Through Fields of Color: The Story of Helen Frankenthaler

by Elizabeth Brown, Aimée Sicuro

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Overview

They said only men could paint powerful pictures, but Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) splashed her way through the modern art world. Channeling deep emotion, Helen poured paint onto her canvas and danced with the colors to make art unlike anything anyone had ever seen. She used unique tools like mops and squeegees to push the paint around, to dazzling effects. Frankenthaler became an originator of the influential “Color Field” style of abstract expressionist painting with her “soak stain” technique, and her artwork continues to electrify new generations of artists today. Dancing Through Fields of Color discusses Frankenthaler’s early life, how she used colors to express emotion, and how she overcame the male-dominated art world of the 1950s. 
 


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781683354697
Publisher: ABRAMS
Publication date: 03/19/2019
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
File size: 60 MB
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About the Author

Elizabeth Brown holds an MFA in creative writing from Goddard College and teaches writing and humanities at Saint Augustine College. Dancing Through Fields of Color is her debut picture book.

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