30 Americans  




IMAGE:  Exhibition artists in front of Glenn Ligon’s America, (2008, neon and paint, 24 x 168 in., Courtesy of Rubell Family Collection, Miami). Photo: Kwaku Alston.

  Ancient Egypt  

IMAGE:  Mummy Mask of a Man, From Egypt, Roman Period, early 1st century B.C.E., Stucco, gilded and painted, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, Brooklyn Museum, 72.57

Mexican Folk Art  

IMAGE: Josefina Aguilar (Ocotlan, Oaxaca), Our Lady of Juquila, hand tooled and painted polychrome pottery, Pat and Judd Wagner Collection.

Albert Paley  

IMAGE (top):  Albert Paley (American, born 1944), Moment, 2009, CorTen steel with patina finish, Lent by Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, photo courtesy Paley Studios Ltd. (Rochester, NY).

Brad Kahlhamer  

IMAGE: East t-shirt, 2009, oil on canvas, 13 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches; © Brad Kahlhamer, Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

David Shannon  

IMAGE:  David Shannon, "Don't start yet! Seat your grandmother," from It's Christmas, David!, 2010

Brian Floca  

IMAGE:  Locomotive, 2013, pen and ink, watercolor, and gouache