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George Morris

 (1905 - 1975)
George Lovett Kingsland Morris was active/lived in New York.  George Morris is known for abstraction, geometric, sculpture.

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George Morris


Though George Lovett Kingsland Morris studied with realist painters John Sloan and Kenneth Hayes Miller at the Art Students League, the influence of their points of view was replaced by that of abstractionists Amedee Ozenfant and Fernand Leger. The paintings of Morris were two-dimensional, hard-edged and brightly colored.

Born in New York City in 1905, Morris became a full-fledged abstractionist and a founder in 1936 of the American Abstract Artists. He edited "The World of Abstract Art, the group's publication, and was their president from 1948-1950.

Morris had graduated from Yale in 1928 and studied at the League until 1930, when he went to Paris to attend the Academie Moderne. A sculptor, writer, art critic and teacher in   ...  Displaying 750 of 1733 characters.



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About  George Morris

Born:  1905 - New York, New York
Died:   1975 - New York, New York
Known for:  abstraction, geometric, sculpture