Midcentury Modern Art In Texas

Katie Robinson Edwards, 2014
hardcover
Midcentury Modern Art In Texas
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Dimensions: 8.5"x10"
Pages: 391
$ 60.00

Before Abstract Expressionism of New York City was canonized as American postwar modernism, the United States was filled with localized manifestations of modern art. One such place where considerable modernist activity occurred was Texas, where artists absorbed and interpreted the latest, most radical formal lessons from Mexico, the East Coast, and Europe, while still responding to the state’s dramatic history and geography.