Michael (Corinne) West  (American, 1908-1991) 

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Michael (Corinne) West, Road to the Sea

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Road to the Sea
1955

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Michael (Corinne) West, Vietnam Summer

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Vietnam Summer
1963

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Michael (Corinne) West, Red Squares

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Red Squares
1971

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Michael (Corinne) West, Green April

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Green April
1959

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Michael (Corinne) West, Atonement

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Atonement
1953

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Michael (Corinne) West, Narkisses

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Narkisses
1966

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Michael (Corinne) West, Nyo Ze Tai

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Nyo Ze Tai
1975

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Michael (Corinne) West, Street at Night

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Street at Night
1955

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Michael (Corinne) West, Ash Wednesday

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Ash Wednesday
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Michael (Corinne) West, Narkisses

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Narkisses, 1966
oil on canvas

 

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Michael (Corinne) West, The digger

 

Michael (Corinne) West
The digger
oil on canvas

 

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Michael (Corinne) West, Halloween on All Saints day

 

Michael (Corinne) West
Halloween on All Saints day, 1958
oil on canvas

 

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1908   Born Corinne West in Chicago, Il
1925   Education: Cincinnati Conservatory of Music; later Cincinnati Art Academy, studying drawing and portraiture under John Weis and Frank Meyers
1927   Continues studies at Art Academy of Cincinnati with Kate Reno Miller, professor of still life painting and figure drawing
1932   Attends first historic Hans Hofmann class at the legendary Art Students League; studies with Raphael Soyer and Kenneth Hayes Miller
1933   Studies with Raphael Soyer
1935   West moves to Rochester and exhibits at the Rochester Memorial Art Gallery, where her Portrait of Manuelle receives attention
1935   Lectured on "The New American Painting" at the Rochester Arts Club, Rochester, NY
1933 - 1936   Protege of Arshile Gorky
1941   Exhibition at the Rochester Memorial Art Gallery; Abstract Still Life is critically acclaimed
1943   Exhibits series of drawings at Rochester Fingerlakes Exhibition
1945 - 1946   Worked with Richard Prousette-Dart
1991   Died: New York
2007 - 2008   “Suitcase Paintings Smallscale Abstract Expressionism” Various: Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA; Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN; Utah Museum of Fine Art, Salt Lake City, UT; Sydney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, NY; Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC; Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
2005   “Rapt in the New York School”, The Studio Armonk, NY
2001   “Second to None: Six Artists of New York School”, Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999   Michael West: Automatic Paintings 123 Watts Gallery, New York
1996   “Other Artists of the 50s”, Kendall Campus Art Gallery, Miami-Dade Community College Miami, FL
Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center New York, NY
1979   WomanArt Gallery New York, NY
1978   Solo: Woman Art Gallery New York, NY
1976   “Bicentennial Exhibition”,Gallerie Internationale New York, NY
1966   Solo: Dolly Carlson’s Imaginary Art New York, NY
1965   Included in Park Bennet auctions; painting titled Oliver sold
1963   Solo: Granite Gallery New York, NY
1958   Solo: Domino Gallery Georgetown, DC
1957   Solo: Uptown Gallery New York, NY
1953   2nd “New York Painting and Sculpture Annual,” Stable Gallery New York, NY
1948   Group show: Rose Fried Gallery New York, NY
1945   Pinacotheca (with Gottlieb, Kaldis, Rothko, Avery and others) New York, NY
1943   Rochester Memorial Art Gallery and Fingerlakes Exhibitions Rochester, NY
1941   Rochester Memorial Art Gallery and Fingerlakes Exhibitions Rochester, NY
1939   Rochester Memorial Art Gallery and Fingerlakes Exhibitions Rochester, NY
1935   Rochester Arts Club Rochester, NY
Rochester Memorial Art Gallery and Fingerlakes Exhibitions Rochester, NY