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20th-century Modern Artists

Painters and sculptors of the first half of the 20th century, a number of whom were associated with such movements as Cubism and Surrealism.

  • Georgia O'Keeffe (born 1887, died 1986)

    American painter.

    • Painted Music: Pink and Blue
  • Suzanne Valadon (born 1865, died 1938)

    French painter. Original name: Marie-Clémentine Valadon. Mother of painter Maurice Utrillo.

    • Painted Adam and Eve
  • Paula Modersohn-Becker (born 1865, died 1938)

    German painter.

    • Painted Self-Portrait with a Camellia
  • Gabriele Munter (born 1877, died 1962)

    German painter.

    • Painted Black Mask with Rose
  • Emily Carr (born 1871, died 1945)

    Canadian painter and author whose main subjects were the natives of British Columbia.

    • Painted Forest, British Columbia
  • Marguerite Thompson Zorach (born 1865, died 1938)

    American painter.

    • Painted Still Life with Blue and White Porcelain
  • Lois Mailou Jones (born 1905)

    American painter.

    • Painted Les Fetiches
  • Sonia Delaunay (born 1885, died 1979)

    Russian-born French artist.

    • Painted Electric Prisms
  • Natalya Goncharova (born 1881, died 1962)

    Russian painter.

    • Painted Linen
  • Alexandra Exter (born 1905)

    Russian painter.

    • Painted The Boat and the Town
  • Hilma of Klint (born 1862, died 1944)

    Swedish painter.

    • Painted the series Drawings for the Temple
  • Irene Rice Pereira (born 1907, died 1971)

    American painter.

    • Painted untitled geometric abstractions
  • Maria Elena Vieira da Silva (born 1908, died 1992)

    Portuguese painter.

    • Painted Stones
  • Sophie Taeuber-Arp (born 1889, died 1943)

    Swiss artist.

    • Created the Rectangular Relief with Cutout Circles, Painted and Cutout Squares, Rising Cubes and Cylinders
  • Louise Nevelson (born 1900, died 1988)

    American sculptor.

    • Created the sculptural wall Moon Garden Plus One
  • Barbara Hepworth (born 1903, died 1975)

    English sculptor.

    • Created the bronze Single Form (Memorial to Dag Hammarskjold)
  • Germaine Richier (born 1904, died 1959)

    French sculptor.

    • Created the bronze sculpture The Batman
  • Louise Bourgeois (born 1911)

    French sculptor.

    • Created the sculpture The Blind Leading the Blind
  • Florine Stettheimer (born 1871, died 1944)

    American painter.

    • Painted Spring Sale at Bendel''s
  • Gwen John (born 1876, died 1935)

    Welsh sculptor.

    • Painted A Corner of the Artist''s Room in Paris
  • Vanessa Bell (born 1879, died 1961)

    English painter.

    • Painted Lytton Strachey
  • Romaine Brooks (born 1874, died 1970)

    American painter.

    • Painted Emile d''Erlanger, La Baronne
  • Frida Kahlo (born 1910, died 1954)

    Mexican painter.

    • Painted self-portraits combining Mexican folk imagery with Christian symbolism
  • Anna Robertson ''Grandma'' Moses (born 1860, died 1961)

    American folk painter.

    • An untaught farm wife, she began her painting career at age 78, and produced more than 1500 paintings in the 23 years before her death
  • Sally James Farnham (born 1869, died 1943)

    American portrait sculptor.

    • Awarded Venezuela''s Order of Bolívar for her Central Park statue of Simón Bolívar
  • Augusta Savage (born 1892, died 1962)

    American sculptor.

    • Known for her portraits of W.E.B. DuBois, Frederick Douglass, and other prominent African Americans

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