Fairfield Porter, “New Images of Man,” 1959, Downes, op.

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Fairfield Porter, “Tradition and Originality,” 1961, Downes, op.

Justin Spring, Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000), p.

Abrams, 1992).Justin Spring, Fairfield Porter: A Life in Art.

Paul Cummings, in Fairfield Porter: Realist Painter in An Age of Abstraction, edited by Kenworth Moffett (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1982), pp.

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University of Southern Illinois
1965 +Reed College, OR
1966 Purdue University, IN (purchase prize)
Cleveland Museum of Art, OH retrospective
1967 Cleveland Museum of Art
+Trinity College, CT
+Kent State University, OH
+Swarthmore College, PA
1968 United States Pavilion, Venice Biennale
1969 Colby Collection, ME Photographs by Eliot Porter, Paintings by Fairfield Porter
+Gross-McCleaf Gallery, PA
1970s M.

Fairfield Porter, “Technology and Artistic Perception,” 1975, Downes, op.
Suggested ResourcesFairfield Porter papers, 1888–2001 (bulk 1924-1975).

Fairfield Porter, father of 3 - Ancestry

“The subject has the importance that the canvas has, it is a background for making a painting.”[4]

Born in Winnetka, Illinois in 1907, Fairfield Porter was of the same generation of the New York School of Abstract Expressionists.

Spike, Fairfield Porter: An American Classic, With a Checklist of the Paintings of Fairfield Porter by Joan Ludman (New York: Harry N.

Fairfield Porter - The Maine Mag

Rackstraw Downes, “Fairfield Porter: The Thought Behind the Painting,” in Joan Ludman, Fairfield Porter: A Catalogue Raisonne of Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2001), p.

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Fairfield Porter | Poetry Foundation

Fairfield Porter, “Abstract Expressionism and Landscape,” Art in Its Own Terms: Selected Criticism 1935–75, edited by Rackstraw Downes (Cambridge: Zoland Books, 1979), p.