Albert Kotin American Abstract Expressionist of the 1950s
ALBERT KOTIN (1907-1980) belonged to the early generation of New York School Abstract Expressionist Artists whose artistic innovation by the 1950s had been recognized across the Atlantic including Paris. New York School Abstract Expressionism represented by Jackson Pollock, Willem De Kooning, Franz Kline and others became the leading art movement of the postwar era.
Alexander Calder wrote in 1968:
“As long as there are people such as Al Kotin, there is no danger to art.
Albert Kotin, Chinese Holiday, c.1949, Oil and enamel on canvas 36 x 22 inch #0042
Albert Kotin, Untitled, c.1950 Oil and enamel on canvas 36 x 30 inches #0047
Albert Kotin Spanish Dancers #3 1951 Oil and enamel on canvas 36 x 48 inches #0050
Albert Kotin Predators 1951,
Oil on canvas, 36 x 28 inches Exhibited in the “9th St” Show, 1951Enter a caption
Albert Kotin, Untitled, 1954.
Oil on canvas, 70 x 58 inches Exhibited at the Hilton Promenade, 1957
Albert Kotin, Westerly, 1957.
Oil on canvas, 69 x 79 inches
Albert Kotin, Whispering Rain, 1957.
Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 inches.
Albert Kotin, October, 1957-58.
Oil on canvas, 50 x 38 inches.Exhibited: Grand Central Moderns, 1958
Albert Kotin, Party IV, 1964.Oil on canvas 36 x 30 inches. Exhibited: Byron Gallery, New York City, 1964
Albert Kotin, Head, c1968.
Oil on canvas, 29 3/4 x 36 inches.
Albert Kotin, Testigos 1968. Quadriptych.
Oil on canvas, 104 x 63 inches.
Albert Kotin, Modesty… The Scientist, 1968.
Oil on canvas, 39 3/4 x 48 inches
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