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Julio González, Cactus Woman, 1939–40 (cast posthumously), bronze, the MFAH, museum purchase. © 2012 Julio González / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Spotlight on Abstract Art

Saturday, Mar 09, 2013
2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet Map & Directions

During the mid-20th century, American artists including Robert Motherwell, Jackson Pollock, and Mark Rothko created art that forever changed the art world. Join this Gallery Talk to explore the impact they had on the art scene, both nationally and internationally.


Education Programs receive generous funding from the Kinder Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; ExxonMobil; the Favrot Fund; Michael C. Linn in memory of his mother Patricia G. Linn; the National Museum of Korea; Mrs. Evelyn Houstoun Chew; The Hamill Foundation; the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; Susanne M. and Melbern G. Glasscock; The Boeing Company; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; An Anonymous Donor; the Chevron Corporation; Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; JPMorgan Chase Foundation; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; and The Susan Vaughan Foundation.