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American Abstract Expressionism of the 1950s
AMERICAN FIGURATIVE EXPRESSIONISM

New York School Abstract Expressionists: Artists Choice by Artists 
A Complete Documentation of the New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals; 1951-1957
   Readers’ opinion:   
   "Almost Perfect - Very Important!"-reader's review at Amazon.com 
   "Excellent in-depth references on American abstract expressionism." - ArtBusines.com 
   "excellent book, excellent production!"-reader's review at Amazon.com            
   
CHOICE CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC  LIBRARIES,   February 2001:  
   "The book is unique; it can be used as a reference for  artists' biographies, 
   for exhibition documentation, or as the history of  a specific artistic movement. 
   Highly recommended. General  readers; undergraduates through faculty."  
   Ed. by Marika Herskovic, 
   ISBN: 0967799406  New York School Press, 2000. Hardcover  with jacket, 12 x 9 inches,  
   176 full-page color art reproductions, printed by Cantz in Germany,  393 pages, indexes. 
   265 artists  are documented.

   The book can be acquired at:
   
amazon.com 

ALBERT KOTIN AMERICAN ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONIST of the 1950s
PAINTINGS by the ARTISTS of the 9th St SHOW - ACTION PAINTINGS

American Abstract Expressionism of the 1950s: An Illustrated Survey
With Artists' Statements, Artwork, and Biographies
   "Researchers will seek out this well designed selection."-Library Journal August 2003
"Focuses more on abstract expressionist art across America."-ArtBusines.com 
"These volumes are a researcher's dream!"-amazon.com   
                     
​​       OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLE ~ CHOICE, 2003:
   "This excellent publication builds on the earlier [above] publication. 
   It has broadened the scope to include artists from throughout the US, rectified...omission of African American artists...and concentrated on 88 artists   ...excellent layout and superb photographs. 
   "Highly recommended" ~ CHOICE, CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC LIBRARIES 
   July/August 2003.

   2005 WRITERS NOTES BOOK AWARD, April 19, 2005:
   "Herskovic overviews American abstract expressionism with this hefty volume of plates. 
   Beyond the names you'll immediately recognize (Pollack,  De Kooning, Gorky, etc.)
   this alphabetically arranged set takes a fair and complete look, including 
   commentary from the artists.... We like Kline's ideas on size and space and also 
   when De Kooning says, "spiritually I am wherever my spirit allows me to be." 
   American Abstract should be a  fixture in libraries and the homes of the lovers of the form."
   Ed. by Marika Herskovic, 
   ISBN: 0967799414. 
   New York School Press 2003;
   Hardcover, 12x9 inches,372 pages, 
​   176 full page color reproductions, printed by Cantz in Germany. 
                               
   The book can be acquired at:
 
 amazon.com

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Albert Kotin Abstract Expressionist of the 1950s

   Albert Kotin was among the 24 artists:
  -James Brooks, Nicolas Carone, Giorgio Cavallon, Elaine De Kooning, Willem De Kooning, 
   Enrico Donati, John Ferren, Perle Fine, Michael Goldberg (Stuart), Robert Goodnough, 
   Grace Hartigan, Hans Hofmann, Earl Kerkam, Franz Kline, Albert Kotin, Conrad Marca-Relli, 
   Joan Mitchell, Robert Motherwell, Richard Pousette-Dart, Milton Resnick, James Rosati, 
   Louis Schanker, David Smith, Esteban Vicente-
   who were chosen out of the total 256 participants and were included in the famous 
   9th St. Show, (1951) and in all the following New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals 
   from 1953 to 1957. These Annuals were important because the participants were selected 
   by the artists themselves.
   Ed. by Marika Herskovic, 
   ​ISBN: 0967799430  
​   New York School Press, 2016. 
   Hardcover  with jacket, 12 x 9 inches, 151 full-page color art reproductions, 
   Printed by Cantz in Germany,  367 pages, indexes.

   The book is in printing and becomes available in September, 2016.
   and can be acquired at:
   
amazon.com

American Abstract and Figurative Expressionism 
Style is Timely Art is Timeless         

   CHOICE CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC LIBRARIES, January 10, 2010:
   "Highly recommended. Libraries supporting both studio and art history programs 
   at the lower undergraduate and above; general readers."
   Ed. by Marika Herskovic, 
​   ISBN: 978-0-967799421 
​   New York School Press, 2009. 
   Hardcover  with jacket, 12 x 9 inches,  116 full-page color art reproductions, 
   Printed by Cantz in Germany,  254 pages, indexes. 
                                                                                                                                   
   The book can be acquired at:
 
 amazon.com