(1916 - 1992)
Richard Pousette-Dart was active/lived in New York, Minnesota. Richard PousetteDart is known for biomorphic to minimal painting, portrait.
Pousette-Dart was born in 1916 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He began drawing
and painting when he was eight. His father was Nathaniel Pousette,
painter and writer on art and artists, and his mother was Flora Louise
Dart, poet and musician. They hyphenated their surnames when they
married to show they respected each other as equals. Richard grew up in
Valhalla, in Westchester County, New York. His father did not believe
in formal art lessons, and Richard spent hours sitting in his father's
attic studio and watching his father paint. Art was only one of the
many interests he had as a child, and he acquired them all through
In 1936 Pousette-Dart entered Bard Colleg ... Displaying 750 of 11869 characters.