Rivals in Academic Mediocrity

Getlein, Frank
March 1961
New Republic;3/20/61, Vol. 144 Issue 12, p20
Entertainment Review
Reviews the annual art exhibition at the National Academy of Design in New York in 1961. Changes in abstract expressionism depicted in the paintings; Features of provincial shows in the Academy; Comparison of the working and principles of the old Academy and the new Academy; Discussion of the painting "November Frost," by Alexander Brook; Information on the top award winner, Jules Kirschenbaum's "Woman With Fighting Dogs."


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