Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Karen Yank

 (20th century)
Karen Yank was active/lived in New Mexico.  Karen Yank is known for sculptor-geometric shape.

Karen Yank

A sculptor working primarily in stainless and Cor-ten steel, Karen Yank creates geometric abstract pieces, many of them suggesting images of mountains, water, and lava.

She is the daughter of sculptor Paul Yank, who introduced her to Alexander Calder when she was seven years old, and she has held a life-long admiration for his work. Another mentor is Agnes Martin, New Mexico minimalist artist whom Yank studied with at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine in 1987.

Subscriber Members, please Sign In for artist biographies and for all services.  Others, full text is available on Fridays.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

  Full access to biographies is
  free each Friday