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Now’s the Time

August 11, 2017 through December 31, 2017
  • Fritz Bultman, Mask of Acteon.
  • Mark Rothko, Yellow Band.
  • Lee Krasner, Invocation.
  • William Klein, Atom Bomb Sky (Manhattan).
  • Robert Motherwell, Hotel Flora.
  • Ad Reinhardt, No. 2.
  • Hans Hofmann, The City.
  • Judith Godwin, Male Study.
  • Helen Frankenthaler, Red Frame.

This exhibition explores the influence of the New York School artists on the trajectory of post–World War II American art. Featuring painting, photography, and sculpture made between the late 1930s through 1970, Now’s the Time presents notable works from Sheldon's permanent collection by Helen Frankenthaler, Lee Krasner, Barnett Newman, Mark Rothko, and Clyfford Still.