Carmen Herrera is active/lives in New York / Cuba. Carmen Herrera is known for pure abstract painting, geometric shapes, minimalism.
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Don’t Be Intimidated About Anything’: Carmen Herrera at 100
By Andrew Russeth Posted 06/05/15
One afternoon in late April, the artist Carmen Herrera was sitting in her apartment and studio a few blocks north of Union Square recalling the frequent visits she would make to the Whitney Museum of Art some 70 years ago, when it was located in Greenwich Village. “It was empty!” she said. “Nobody went to museums. It was incredible. And now, you go to a museum, you want to look at something and hundreds of people are in front of you.”
Herrera shared this with good-natured exasperation, almost laughing as she complained. She turned 100 this past Sunday, and seems well past the age of worrying. Plus it would not quite be fair to
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