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The Cool School


New York City has long been regarded as the heart of the American art movement, but near the end of the 1940s, as the post-war rise of Abstract Expressionism became the new wave of painting in the United States, a small but determined band of painters, curators, and collectors on the West Coast were determined to make themselves known. Filmmaker [[Performer~P202749~Morgan Neville~morganneville]] examines the rise of the Los Angeles art scene and how it brought a new and vigorously American slant to...more

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