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Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell, Row Row, 1982 Oil on canvas, Diptych: 110 × 157 ½ inches overall (279.4 × 400 cm)© Estate of Joan Mitchell. Courtesy of the Joan Mitchell Foundation

Joan Mitchell, Row Row, 1982

Oil on canvas, Diptych: 110 × 157 ½ inches overall (279.4 × 400 cm)
© Estate of Joan Mitchell. Courtesy of the Joan Mitchell Foundation

About

Joan Mitchell was born in Chicago in 1925 and studied at Smith College and The Art Institute of Chicago. She moved to France in the late 1950s and in 1967 she settled in Vetheuil, where she lived until her death in 1992. Her work has been exhibited extensively worldwide. Retrospective surveys include “Joan Mitchell Pastels,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1992); “The Paintings of Joan Mitchell,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2002); and “The Paintings of Joan Mitchell,” Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama (2003), travelled to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas and The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC through 2004. Her work is part of numerous public collections including Museum of Modern Art, New York; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Tate Collection, London; and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

Fairs, Events & Announcements

Joe Bradley, Daylight, 2019 © Joe Bradley

Art Fair

West Bund Art & Design 2019

November 8–10, 2019, booth A121
West Bund Art Center, Shanghai
westbundshanghai.com

Gagosian is pleased to participate in West Bund Art & Design 2019, presenting works by Georg BaselitzJoe BradleyUrs FischerHelen FrankenthalerMark GrotjahnDamien HirstThomas Houseago, Robert Indiana, Jeff KoonsJoan MitchellNam June PaikRichard PrinceSterling RubyEd RuschaMark TanseyMary WeatherfordTom Wesselmann, and Jonas Wood, among others.

To receive a PDF with detailed information on the works, please contact the gallery at inquire@gagosian.com.

Download the full press release in English (pdf)Simplified Chinese (pdf), or Traditional Chinese (pdf)

Joe Bradley, Daylight, 2019 © Joe Bradley

Joan Mitchell, No Rain, 1976, Museum of Modern Art, New York © Estate of Joan Mitchell

Panel Discussion

Lynda Benglis, Abraham Cruzvillegas, David Reed

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 6pm
Museum of Modern Art, New York
www.moma.org

This conversation will explore the varied forms and paths of a life dedicated to making art. Contemporary artists will share observations, thoughts, and questions about the careers of artists featured in the exhibition The Long Run, currently on view at MoMA through November 4. David Reed will speak on Joan Mitchell. Other participants will include Lynda Benglis and Abraham Cruzvillegas. To attend the event, purchase tickets at www.moma.org.

Joan Mitchell, No Rain, 1976, Museum of Modern Art, New York © Estate of Joan Mitchell