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Bertrand Russell wrote, "I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied, "The bigs hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair." In these words, he epitomized the history of the human race."

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Franz Kline, New York, 1953

- Foyer Art by Franz Kline In this piece Franz Kline captured "a dance" of painting. By applying black on white and then white on black, with hardware paint enamels he created an abstract art, full of vivid colours. 2 years before Abstract pursue, he was drawn to figurative and furniture drawings. It all changed when he visited his friend who introduced projector, an innovation back then, and Kline's mind changed. He now was able to project his drawings, more often done on yellow pages from…

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Cy Twombly obituary

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Yago Hortal’s Abstract Expressionism

Spanish born, Berlin based artist Yago Hortal drips, smears, and splashes layers of acrylic paint onto canvas to create these abstract expressionistic works of art.

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installator: “A crew installing Helen Frankenthaler’s painting Guiding Red, 1977…  in the mezzanine of World Trade Center II.“ (aaa.si.edu)

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Mark Rothko ~ "White Center" 1950 I like the use of warm and bright colors in this piece and i love the contrast of the white center with the black line above it to the rest of the painting.

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The experience...the physical Jackson Pollock, 1912–1956 Nationality: American American painter, the commanding figure of the Abstract Expressionist movement.

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