Category: abstract art

“Creeping Thistle” (acrylic on canvas 14 x 11 …

“Creeping Thistle” (acrylic on canvas 14 x 11 inches)

“Scalding Earth” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 in…

“Scalding Earth” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 inches)

“Soñando De Ti” (acrylic on canvas 11 x 14 inc…

“Soñando De Ti” (acrylic on canvas 11 x 14 inches)

“Detritus” (acrylic on canvas 20 x 16 inches)

“Detritus” (acrylic on canvas 20 x 16 inches)

“Heaps Of Vase With Face, Oh And A Curtain 2” …

“Heaps Of Vase With Face, Oh And A Curtain 2” (acrylic on canvas 11 x 14 inches)

“Scraps” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 inches)

“Scraps” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 inches)

“Hungry 4” (acrylic on canvas 11 x 14 inches)

“Hungry 4” (acrylic on canvas 11 x 14 inches)

“Gushing Gershwin” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 …

“Gushing Gershwin” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 inches)

philamuseum: “When a beautiful rose dies beau…

philamuseum:

“When a beautiful rose dies beauty does not die because it is not really in the rose. Beauty is an awareness in the mind.” —Agnes Martin, from her 1989 essay “Beauty is the Mystery of Life”

Explore the ideas that shaped Agnes Martin’s art in our exhibition “Agnes Martin: The Untroubled Mind/Works from the Daniel W. Dietrich II Collection,” on view until October 14. 

Untitled #6,” 1985, by Agnes Martin © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York 

“Show Me How You Do That Trick, Where Colors N…

“Show Me How You Do That Trick, Where Colors Never Fade” (acrylic on canvas 16 x 20 inches)