This groundbreaking exhibition examines the artistic dialogue that took place between American painter Joan Mitchell and Canadian artist Jean-Paul Riopelle during their 24-year romantic relationship. Read more.
Organized in partnership with the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), supported by the Estate of Jean Paul Riopelle in Montréal and the Joan Mitchell Foundation in New York, Mitchell / Riopelle brings together for the first time nearly 60 works from French, Canadian, and American private and museum collections. Read more.
In the Joan Mitchell Foundation Archives, numerous photographs help to illustrate Joan Mitchell’s life more fully, allowing insight into her working practices and timeline. We are grateful to the photographers who crossed paths with Mitchell, and would like to take the opportunity here to share more about one such artist behind the photos. Read more.
On the occasion of Joan Mitchell's birthday and the recently published volume New York School Painters & Poets: Neon in Daylight, the Joan Mitchell Foundation and Rizzoli Publications hosted a conversation with Bill Berkson, Larry Fagin, Ron Padgett, Allison Power, Jenni Quilter, Carter Ratcliff and Anne Waldman at the Joan Mitchell Foundation Education & Research Center.
The Joan Mitchell Foundation Archives recently acquired a new collection of photographs from Robert Freson, a Belgian photographer now living in Maine. Freson took these photos during a visit to Joan’s home and studio in Vétheuil, France on August 2–3, 1983. Read more.
(Youngstown, Ohio) The Butler Institute of American Art, located at 524 Wick Avenue in Youngstown, will present works by famed American Abstract Expressionist painter Joan Mitchell beginning June 10 and continuing through August 5, 2012. Read more.