Alice Neel

Alice Neel, Mother and Child, 1956

Born 1900 in Merion Square, Pennsylvania. Alice Neel studied at the School of Industrial Art, a division of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Known for her oil on canvas portraits of friends, family, lovers, poets, artists and strangers. Her paintings are notable for their expressionistic use of line and color, psychological acumen, and emotional intensity.…

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Clare Rojas

Maddy, 2009* Color aquatint etching 25 x 21 inches acquired 2010 Untitled, 2003 Gouache on panel 7 x 13 1/2 inches acquired 2005         Biography Born 1976, Columbus, OH Clare Rojas obtained her MFA in 2002 at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 2012-2013, Clare Rojas’ work was featured…

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Diana Shpungin

Endless Ocean, 2011* Hand drawn digital video animation, Continuous loop acquired 2011 www.dianashpungin.com Biography Born in Riga, Latvia. Diana Shpungin currently works and lives in Brooklyn. She works in drawing, animation, sculpture, installation, video and sound. She obtained her MFA from the School of Visual Arts, New York.  Shpungin has exhibited in: Fieldgate Gallery, London,…

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Nicola Tyson

Gossip, 2006* Drypoint 11 x 15 inches acquired 2011 Untitled #65, 1996 Charcol and pastel on colored paper 30 x 24 inches acquired 1998 Crossed Legs, 2005  Oil and charcol on canvas 58 x 46 inches acquired 2007 Biography Born 1960 London, England, Nicola Tyson attended Chelsea School of Art, St. Martins School of Art…

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Felice Grodin

Evolutionary Study, 2007* Color copy, graph paper (tryptich) 11 x 8 1/2 inches, each panel acquired 2013 www.felicegrodin.com   Biography Born in Bologna, Italy. Grodin currently lives and works in Miami Beach. She holds a Master of Architecture with Distinction from Harvard University School of Design, Cambridge, MA, awarded in 1997 and a Bachelor of…

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Jen Stark

What Does Organic Matter?, 2009* Felt tip pen and pencil on archival paper 22 x 30 inches acquired 2008 Double Take, 2009 Hand-cut wood 24 x 24 x 24 inches acquired 2008 www.jenstark.com         Biography Born 1983 in Miami, Florida. Using only colored paper, an x-acto knife and glue, this Miami artist…

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Cindy Sherman

Cindy Sherman, Untitled Film Still #19, 1978

Untitled Film Still #19, 1978* Photograph 8 x 10 inches acquired 1999 www.cindysherman.com Biography Born in 1954 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Sherman earned a BA from Buffalo State College, State University of New York (1976). In self-reflexive photographs and films, Cindy Sherman invents myriad guises, metamorphosing from Hollywood starlet to clown to society matron.…

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Tara Donovan

Untitled, 2002* Ballpoint pen on paper 72 x 59 inches acquired 2006 Biography Born 1969 in New York, USA. Tara lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She obtained her BFA at the Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington, D.C.; earned her MFA at Virginia Commonwealth University. Donovan’s work uses everyday manufactured materials…

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Rachel Perry Welty

Karaoke Wrong Number, 2001-2004 DVD 7 minutes acquired 2008 Karaoke Wrong Number, 2005-2009* DVD 6 minutes acquired 2010 Shopping Bag, 2009 printed and stitched Durabanner vinyl, nylon handles 17x 12 x 6 inches acquired 2010 www.rachelperrywelty.com Biography Born 1962 in Tokyo, Japan. Welty received a Fifth Year Certificate at the School of the Museum of Fine…

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Julie Mehretu

Rouge Ascension, 2002* Somerset Satin white paper and Denril vellum 32 x 24 1/2 inches acquired 2007 Biography Born 1970 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She studied at University Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar (1990–91), earned a BA from Kalamazoo College, Michigan (1992), and an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (1997). Mehretu’s paintings and…

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Wangechi Mutu

Howl, 2006* archival pigment print with screen printing 35 x 24 inches acquired 2006 Pages from Eve, 2006 Hard and soft ground etching on Japanese paper mounted on museum board, an artist’s book 10 x 8 inches each, set of 8 prints acquired 2007 Biography Born 1972 in Nairobi, Kenya. Mutu is a Kenyan born…

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Nan Goldin

Jimmy Paulette and Tabboo! Undressing, NYC, 1991, 1991 Cibrachrome print 20 x 24 inches acquired 1998 bio Born 1953 in Washington D.C. links Nan Goldin from The Collection | Museum of Modern Art Video | Nan Goldin narrates

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