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Al Held

 (1928 - 2005)
Al Held was active/lived in New York / Italy.  Al Held is known for geometric-abstraction.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Al Held


Birth / Death:  1928 Brooklyn, New York - 2005 Todi, Italy

Methods for Al Held

Easel Painting
Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Palette Knife, Heavy Texture

Media for Al Held

Aquatint
Etching, Etcher
Fresco
Ink
Stained Glass Design

Styles for Al Held

Abstract Expressionism

Subjects for Al Held

Pure Abstraction, Line, Shape, Color, Texture

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Al Held

Woodstock, New York

Schools for Al Held

Academy de la Grand Chaumiere, Student
Art Students League of New York, Student
Yale School of Fine Art, Teacher

Chronology for Al Held

Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Al Held

Art Enterprises Collection

Added Description for Al Held

Abstraction Specialty
Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Mural Specialty
Printmaking Specialty

Exhibition of Museum for Al Held

Art Institute of Chicago
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Whitney Museum of American Art

Exhibition of Special Group for Al Held

Post Painterly Abstraction, 1964


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