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How This Book Came To Life

The arts have always given me permission to explore all the fascinating variances of life, honestly and deeply. Having retired after seventeen years as the Director of Guild Hall in East Hampton, I am at the brink of a new and deeper look at the life and work of Lee Krasner whom I lived with here in Springs in 1974. [...]

April 20th, 2017|

Heading To Rome

The American Academy in Rome has invited me to come over as a Visiting Scholar for the month of May. I will be in residence there with uninterrupted time to create a memoir about Lee Krasner that will offer a close, upfront look at this courageous and talented woman artist. Of course, as added incentive to make the trip and [...]

April 5th, 2017|

The Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center

The research materials at the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center are a rich resource that I am very fortunate to have so conveniently close to me--just a few miles from our house on Old Stone Highway in Springs! Thanks to the very knowledgeable Helen Harrison, the Director of the House and Study Center, video, audio and written materials have been made [...]

April 20th, 2017|

Interviews With Some Greats From The Art World

My hope is to interview people who knew Lee personally or are familiar with her work and remember what kind of a woman she was and how that relates to her paintings. To date, I have spoken to many art world “notables” including Arne Glimcher, John Cheim, Barbara Rose, Ben Heller, Grace Glueck, Molly Barnes, and collectors Agnes Gund and [...]

April 20th, 2017|