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Post-painterly abstraction

U.S. and Canada, mid-1950s

The term Post-painterly abstraction was coined by critic Clement Greenberg in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in 1964, featuring contemporary American and Canadian artists.

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Helen Frankenthaler, Canal, 1963
Morris Louis, Saraband, 1959
Morris Louis, 1-68, 1962
Jack Youngerman, Untitled, 1964