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Pat Steir

 (born 1940)
Pat Steir is active/lives in New York, New Jersey / Holland.  Pat Steir is known for abstract landscape, words, botanic painting.

Pat Steir

Painter, printmaker Pat Steir is a painter and draftsman of words, letters, signs and symbolic marks, drips and spills applied to paper and canvas.

Steir, who now lives in New York City and Amsterdam, was born Iris Patricia Sukoneck in 1940 in Newark, New Jersey, growing up in a Jersey suburb of Philadelphia. Immersed in a study of the arts and philosophy as a girl, Steir continued her interests at Boston University and Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, studying lithography and etching from 1956 to 1962. She received her B.F.A. degree from Pratt in 1961.

After completion of her studies, during which she had worked with artists Richard Lindner and Philip Guston, Steir was employed by Harper and Row Publishers in New York City as an   ...  Displaying 750 of 2755 characters.

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About  Pat Steir

Born:  1940 - Newark, New Jersey
Known for:  abstract landscape, words, botanic painting