Opportunity and Impact-Works By Emigre Artists - Hofstra University Museum-David Filderman Gallery

Date: 08/23/12
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10am-5pm
Ages: TE,AD
Hempstead Turnpike - 516-463-5672
Hempstead, NY 11549

Description: This original exhibition examines the role of �migr� artists in reshaping the nature of American art. The exhibit features artists who arrived from Europe during the early 20th century to present-day �migr�s from Cuba, and South America. American art traditions and directions have been profoundly influenced by the contributions of these artists. Artists represented in the exhibition include Joseph Albers, Jon Corbino, Andreas Feininger, Aaron Henry Gorson, George Grosz, Louis Lozowick, Gilles Peress, Ben Shahn, and Rufino Tamayo.