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THE NEW REALISM IN

CONTEMPORARY ART
Photo-realism, [aka Super-realism
or Hyper Realism]
Duane Hanson

Robert Cottingham

Audrey
Flack
Franz Gertsch
(b Mörigen, Switzerland, 8 Mar 1930)
Wayne Thiebaud
Pop Art

Claes Oldenburg
Minimalism
Pop Art
Chardin

Magritte

Ingres
James Peale
1749-1831

William Michael Harnett


1848-1892

Charles Sheeler
1883-1965
Malcolm Morley, English (b. 1931)
S.S. Rotterdam
photo-silkscreen with color overlay
40 15/16" x 30 1/8"
Chuck Close:
Self-portrait (1968; Minneapolis, MN,
Walker A. Cent.)

RobertBechtle:
’71 Buick (1972; New York, Guggenheim)
Richard Estes:
Central Savings, 1975,
oil on canvas, Nelson-Atkins
Museum of Art, Kansas City

Duane Hanson:
Tourists (polyester and
fibreglass polychromed in
oil, with accessories, life-
size, 1970; Edinburgh,
N.G. Mod. A.),
George Segal [Am. Pop Sculptor, 1924-2000]
Three Figures on Four Benches,
Cuyahoga County Justice Center
bronze with white patina, 1979

John De Andrea (American, b. 1941)


Tara, 2002 bronze, painted
54 x 13 x 28 inches
Duane Hanson:
Football Players (1969;
Aachen, Neue Gal.).

Marilyn Levine
Canadian, born 1935
Brown Boots, Leather Laces
clay and leather, 1973
John De Andrea:
Clothed Artist and Model (1976;
New York, O. K. Harris Gal

Fumio Yoshimura, 1926-2002


A bunch of five daffodils
Wood, 20.7 x 0 in. / 52.7 x 0 cm
Double Self-portrait (1976;
New York, MOMA)

Solomon Guggenheim
Museum (1979; New
York, Guggenheim)

Richard Estes
(b Kewanee, IL,
14 May 1932)
Big Nude (1967–8; artist’s coll)

Close Chuck
(b Monroe, WA, 5 July 1940)

Self Portrait, 1999


Color Silkscreen, edition of 80.
65.5 x 54 inches
Leonardo’s Lady (1.88×2.03 m, 1975;
New York, MOMA)

Buddha, 1975, Gray Border series


Oil over acrylic on wet sanded canvas,
70x96" - Saint Louis Art Museum

Audrey Flack
(b New York, 30 May 1931)
Don Eddy
(b Long Beach, CA, 4 Nov 1944)

New Shoes for H


(1973; Cleveland, OH,
Mus. A.)

Red Mercedes 1972


24 x 31 inches
John (Louis)
De Andrea
(b Denver, CO,
24 Nov 1941)

Polychromed polyvinyl, mixed media


Housewife, 1970
autobody filler,
fibreglass and mixed
media, with
accessories
life size

Duane Hanson
(b Alexandria, MN, 17 Jan
1925; d Boca Raton,
FL, 6 Jan 1996)
SS France 1974.
Oil on canvas with
objects on two
panels, oil on
aluminium. 204,5 x
Malcolm Morley 153,7 x 7,6 cm.
(b London, 1931) Private collection

Train Wreck (1975;


Vienna, Mus. 20.
Jhts),
Damien Hirst Hospital 2004
oil on canvas, 78 x 136-1/2 inches
Courtesy Gagosian Gallery
Damien Hirst
Two Pills
2004
oil on canvas,
60 x 40 inches
Courtesy
Gagosian
Gallery
Saville Jenny
(b Cambridge, 7 May 1970)

Plan, 1993, oil on canvas, 9' X 7'


Painting and the Return of Beauty

Barnett Newman: Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue IV, 1969-1970
Donald Judd
Untitled, 100 works in mill
aluminum
1982-1986, detail
Chinati Foundation, Marfa,
Texas

Robert Smithson (1938-1973)


Non-site (Palisades–Edgewater, N.J.), 1968
Painted aluminum, enamel, and stone, 56 x 26 x 36 in.
(142.3 x 66 x 91.5 cm), plus map and description of site
Student Non-violent
CoordinatingCommittee
Kara Walker (SNCC)
[African-American,
born in 1969]

Installationview
Kara Walker,
1999
Judy
Chicago
[American
b.1939]

Miriam
Schapiro
[b.1923]
Mary
Cassatt
and Me,
1976.
Spray
paint,
paper and
fabric on
paper.
30 x 22"
True Blonde Draped (1999)

True Blonde (1999)

Lisa Yuskavage (American, 1963)


Patrick Heron
[British Abstract Painter,
1920-1999]

Rumbold Vertical Three: Orange Disc


in Scarlet with Green : July 1970
oil on canvas
78 x 48 in / 198.1 x 121.9 cm,
Waddington Galleries
Robert Mapplethorpe
(American, 1946-1989)
Late Spring, 1960

Alex Katz
(b New York, 24 July 1927)
Elizabeth Peyton
(b Danbury, CT,
20 Dec 1965)

Piotr On The Couch, 1997


Gary Hume
(b Tenterden, Kent, 1962)
Night Fishing, 1993, 200x249in /508x632.5 cm, Victoria Miro

Peter Doig
(b Edinburgh,
17 April 1959)
Luc
Tuymans
(b Mortsel,
Belgium, 14
July 1958)

Diagnostische Blick IV, 1992


Private Collection

Gas Chamber 500×700 mm, 1986;


Amsterdam, Mus. Overholland