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SUNY farmingdale state college

September 2017

Abstract Art by Women Artists (1945–70)

September 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm

Join Thomas Germano, an artist and art professor at Farmingdale State College, SUNY, at 1:30 p.m. in the community room of the Main Library for a visual lecture that reflects the MoMA’s 2017 Making Spaces exhibition. Societal shifts in the post-WWII era made it possible for more women to work professionally as artists, yet their work was often dismissed in the male-dominated art world. Reflecting an international language that transcended national and regional narratives, abstraction dominated artistic practice during these years. 

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