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George L.K. Morris

Biography

Born:
New York, New York 1905
Died:
Stockbridge, Massachusetts 1975

A writer and editor as well as a painter and sculptor, George L. K. Morris used various publications as platforms for advocating abstract art during the 1930s and 1940s. He believed that abstraction offered limitless possibilities for the twentieth century and set about to interpret new forms and ideas in historical terms so they would have special meaning for an American audience.

(source: http://americanart.si.edu/collections/search/artist/?id=3421)

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