亚历克斯•卡茨 American, 1927

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亚历克斯·卡茨被认为是波普艺术之父之一,他因其描绘风景、花卉及人物肖像的大幅创作而闻名。 1946年,卡茨进入纽约曼哈顿的库珀联盟艺术学校学习绘画,1949年毕业后,卡茨获得在缅因州斯科希甘绘画与雕塑学院进行暑期学期的奖学金,他在第二年再次获得这一资助。卡茨于1954年在纽约洛克美术馆举办了他的首次个展,并于1986年在惠特尼美国艺术博物馆举办了他的第一次回顾展。他的作品已被包括芝加哥美术馆、纽约现代艺术博物馆、华盛顿国家美术馆、伦敦泰特现代美术馆等公共机构收藏。

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Alex Katz is considered one of the fathers of Pop Art and is famous for his large-scale depictions of landscapes, flowers, and portraits. In 1946, Katz enrolled at The Cooper Union Art School in Manhattan, New York, NY. After his graduation in 1949, Katz was awarded a scholarship for a summer study at the Skowhegan School for Painting and Sculpture in Maine, a grant that he would renew the following summer. Katz had his first solo exhibition at Roko Gallery in New York City in 1954, and in 1986 the Whitney Museum of American Art held his first retrospective. His works are included in the public collections of the Art Institute of Chicago; The Museum of Modern Art (MoMa), New York; the National Gallery, Washington, D.C.; Tate Modern, London; and among others.