David Winton Bell Gallery

Past Exhibitions

September 9, 2013 - October 6, 2013

This modest selection of American paintings created between 1967 and 1976 is drawn from the collection of the David Winton Bell Gallery and organized around Salute, a new acquisition by Australian American artist Denise Green. 

In the early 1960s the popularity of abstract expressionism gave way to a plurality of styles: among them post-painterly abstraction, identified by Clement Greenberg in a 1964 exhibition of the same name as deriving from abstract expressionism but “favor[ing] openness or clarity” rather than dense painterly surfaces;