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 Peter Busa  (1914 - 1985)

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Lived/Active: Pennsylvania      Known for: abstract landscape painting, Indian totemic

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QUICK FACTS AND KEYWORDS for Peter Busa
Birth/Death Lived/Active Often Known For
- 1914 (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
- 1985
Pennsylvania abstract landscape painting, Indian totemic
Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century
* Art of This Century, Peggy Guggenheim, New York City

  
Exhibition: Museum
* Art Institute of Chicago
* Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
* The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
* Whitney Museum of American Art

  
Methods
* Automatism, Automatic Writing
* Easel Painting
* Murals of Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic or Paint
* Palette Knife, Heavy Texture

  
Media
* Charcoal
* Fresco
* Gouache
* Ink
* Oil Paint
* Pen and Ink
* Plastics
* Wood

  
Styles
* Abstract Expressionism
* Abstraction, Abstract
* Cubism, Cubist
* Geometric Abstraction, Hard Edge
* Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)
* New York School/Abstract Expressionism

  
Subjects
* Indians, Native Americans
* Landscape
* Pure Abstraction, Line, Shape, Color, Texture

  
Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked
* Cape Cod, Massachusetts
* Provincetown, Massachusetts

  
Art Association
* Art Students League, New York
* Indian Space Painter

  
Teacher
* Hans Hofmann
* Thomas Hart Benton

  
Schools
* Art Students League of New York, Student
* Carnegie Mellon Technical Institute, University, Student
* Cooper Union Art School, Cooper School of Design, Teacher
* Hans Hofmann School of Art, Student

  
Chronology
* Early 20th Century Before 1950
* Late 20th Century After 1950

  
Added Description
* Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
* Indian, Native American Subject Specialty
* Mural Specialty
* PWA, Public Works Project Participant

  
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