Joan Mitchell – Retrospective
SFMOMA – Sep 04 to Jan 17, 2021 San Franscisco (US)
Painter Joan Mitchell has long been hailed as a formidable creative force. She first gained critical acclaim and success in the male-dominated Abstract Expressionist circles of 1950s New York. Then, she spent more than three decades in France creating distinctive abstract paintings. His works vibrate with energy. Of colors and are inspired by the landscape, memory, poetry and music.
With its world premiere at SFMOMA and co-organized with the Baltimore Museum of Art. Joan Mitchell is a comprehensive retrospective featuring over eighty distinguished works. This exhibition features early, rarely seen paintings and drawings that established Mitchell’s career. As well as large-scale masterpieces from his later years that demonstrate his mastery of color. Suites of paintings, sketchbooks and drawings. An illuminating selection of letters and photographs by the artist opens a new window on wealth. The range and ambition of Mitchell’s deeply influential and groundbreaking creative practice.
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