• Beginning

    Abstract expressionism was a specifically American post-World War II art movement. It was the first American movement to achieve worldwide influence and also the one that put New York City at the center of the art world, a role formerly filled by Paris.
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  • Jackson Pollack

    Jackson Pollack
    No. 5
  • Barnett Newman

    Barnett Newman
    Onement 1
  • Mark Rothco

    Mark Rothco
  • Ellsworth Kelly

    Ellsworth Kelly
    The Meschers
  • Willem de-Kooning

    Willem de-Kooning
    Woman V
  • Helen Frankenthalar

    Helen  Frankenthalar
    Mountains and Sea
  • Franz Kline

    Franz Kline
    Painting Number 2
  • Kenneth Noland

    Kenneth Noland
  • Jules Olitski

    Jules Olitski
    Cleopatra Flesh
  • Ending

    Ending of expressionism