short biography

Louise Nevelson (Louise Berliawsky, born 1899 in Kiew/Ukraine, died 1988 in New York) was a sculptor and painter. She studied at the Art School of Hans Hofmann in Munich and was Assistant to Diego Rivera. 1943 she participated in the "Exhibition by 31 Women" in Peggy Guggenheim's Gallery 'Art of This Century' in New York. Her famous works were sculptural environments, large relief walls and assemblages dipped in black, white or gold color.

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Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Amarillo Museum of Art Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham / Alabama Boca Raton Museum of Art Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick Castellani Art Museum, Lewiston Cranbrook Art Museum, Detroit Crystal Bridges, Bentonville Currier Museum of Art, Manchester New Hampshire DIA Detroit Institute of Arts Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia Farnsworth Art Museum Fondation Cartier, Paris GAM Galleria Civica d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin ° Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo . Honolulu Museum of Art John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Sakura Kunstmuseum Bochum Les Abattoirs - Frac Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse ° MACBA Barcelona ° MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge / MA ° MNBA - Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles ° MOMA - The Museum of Modern Art, New York ° Middelheimmuseum, Antwerp Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu . Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach ° Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen Museum of Fine Arts, Boston New Art Centre, Salisbury Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena Palmer Museum of Art Phoenix Art Museum Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton South Bend Museum of Art Storm King Art Center The Nelson, Davis UK Art Museum, Lexington University Art Museum, Albany Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro Whitney Museum of American Art, New York ° Williams College Museum of Art
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