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october, 2019

06oct(oct 6)2:00 pm26jan(jan 26)5:00 pmSparkling Amazons: Abstract Expressionist Women of the 9th St. Show


Event Details

Sparkling Amazons presents the pioneering contribution by women artists to the Abstract
Expressionist movement and the significant role they played as bold innovators within the
New York School during the 1940s and 50s. This show brings together for the first time since
1951 works by the 11 women artists who participated in the groundbreaking 9th St. show. The
exhibition includes major paintings by Helen Frankenthaler, Grace Hartigan, Elaine de Kooning,
Lee Krasner, and Joan Mitchell, as well as works by Perle Fine, Anne Ryan and recently discovered
paintings and sculptures by Sonja Sekula, Day Schnabel, Marguerite Knoop and Jean Steubing. 

1st Look (Curator’s Circle and above)                                                                        Saturday, October 5, 5:00 – 8:00 PM 

Member Preview                                                                                                         Sunday, October 6, 12:00 – 2:00 PM 

Public Opening                                                                                                            Sunday, October 6, 2:00 – 5:00 PM

Krasner, The Seasons, 1957, oil and house paint on canvas, 92 3/4 x 203
7/8 in. (235.6 x 517.8 cm), Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Purchase,
with funds from Frances and Sydney Lewis by exchange, the Mrs. Percy Uris
Purchase Fund and the Painting and Sculpture Committee 87.7
, © 2019 The Pollock–Krasner Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York



$10 Non-members, $5 Seniors and Students, Children under 12 Free


(914) 232-9555


October 6 (Sunday) 2:00 pm - January 26 (Sunday) 5:00 pm


Katonah Museum of Art,134 Jay Street, Katonah, NY 10536

134 Jay Street, Katonah, NY 10536


Katonah Museum of Artinfo@katonahmuseum.org 134 Jay Street, Katonah, NY 10536

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