20th Century / Contemporary

The Museum continues to expand its collection of works by artists born after 1900.  Among the earlier works is a collection of paintings and prints by the German Expressionist and Modernist artist G√ľnther Spaltmann, including his powerful Verfolgt (Pursued), from 1939 (left), and his much later Remembrance of Sutherland--June Wind, 1971 (right).

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Remebrance of Sutherland by Gunther Spaltmann

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contemporary works include the recent acquisitions Quilting Time, 1979, by Romare Bearden; Rhizome, 1998, by Terry Winters; Construction 7th Avenue, 2001, by Robert Birmelin; and Summation, 2013, by Richard Mayhew.