Modern Masters Artist Profiles

The DAM is publishing a blog series that will highlight some of the artists whose work is in Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. We will share a little about the artist’s biography and inspiration, and details about a key artwork in the exhibition. Check back to learn more about some of the superstars of modern art whose work is on view in Modern Masters.

Update: Some of the images referred to in this blog post have been removed following the close of Modern Masters at the Denver Art Museum. Please visit the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Collection search page to find the related artworks. This appeared on this post while the exhibition was open:

Wassily Kandinsky, Fragment 2 for Composition VII, 1913, oil paint on canvas, overall: 45 3/8 x 50 1/8 x 3 inches (115.25 x 127.32 x 7.62 cm) Room of Contemporary Art Fund, 1947, RCA1947:1, © 2014 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Carleen Brice edits the blog and On & Off the Wall, the member magazine for the Denver Art Museum. Carleen has been at the DAM since 2013. Her favorite part of Star Warsand the Power of Costume is the Jedi vs Sith section.