Women of Abstract Expressionism

Elaine de Kooning, Bullfight, 1959. Oil on canvas; 77-5/8 x 131-1/4 x 1-1/8 in. Denver Art Museum: Vance H. Kirkland Acquisition Fund. © Elaine de Kooning Trust

Mary Abbott, All Green, about 1954. Oil paint on linen, 49 x 45 1/8 in. Gift of Janis and Tom McCormick, 2013.250. © Mary Abbott

Judith Godwin, Epic, 1959. Oil paint on canvas (diptych), 82 x 100 in. National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC. Gift of Caroline Rose Hunt. Photograph by Lee Stalsworth. © Judith Godwin.

Perle Fine, Summer I, 1958-59. Oil paint and collage on canvas, 57 x 70 in. Collection of Craig A. Ponzio. Image courtesy McCormick Gallery, Chicago. © AE Artworks, LLC.

Ethel Schwabacher, Antigone I, 1958. Oil paint on canvas, 51 x 85 in. (129.54 x 215.9 cm). Collection and courtesy of Christopher C. Schwabacher and Brenda S. Webster. © Estate of Ethel Schwabacher

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Women of Abstract Expressionism (on view June 12–September 25, 2016) is included in general admission and is free for members.

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Women of Abstract Expressionism is organized by the Denver Art Museum. It is generously funded by Merle Chambers; Henry Luce Foundation; National Endowment for the Arts; the Ponzio Family; U.S. Bank; Christie’s; Harmes C. Fishback Foundation Trust; Barbara Bridges; DAM Contemporaries, a support group of the Denver Art Museum; Dedalus Foundation; Bette MacDonald; Joan Mitchell Foundation; Helen Frankenthaler Foundation; Deborah Remington Charitable Trust for the Visual Arts; the donors to the Annual Fund Leadership Campaign; and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities. Promotional support is provided by 5280 Magazine, CBS4, Comcast Spotlight, and The Denver Post.

The film, produced in association with Women of Abstract Expressionism, is generously supported by Barbara Bridges and DAM Contemporaries, a support group of the Denver Art Museum.