Yellow, Pink, Blue and Purple by Carl Alexander

Carl Alexander: The Last Washington Color School Painter

Sat Mar 21, 2pm–6pm
Presented by: Zenith Gallery
Tickets · Free with RSVP
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Carl Alexander is the last unknown Washington Color School painter. Zenith is proud and enthusiastic to present his first one man show.

The 1953 meeting of artists Morris Louis (1912-1962) and Kenneth Noland (1924-2010) set off a new movement known as the Washington Color School. They expanded on Abstract Expressionism with a heavy focus on the role of color and its application. Clement Greenberg promoted it in his landmark exhibit Post-Painterly Abstraction in 1964. The Washington Color School reached international fame.  


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