The New York Collection for Stockholm

August 18, 2012 - October 28, 2012
Lamar Dodd Gallery

In the early 1970s, the New York-based group Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.), looked to put together a collection of some of the most important American art of the 1960s, with the aim of donating it to a public museum. They chose 30 works in a variety of media and selected the Moderna Museet in Stockholm as the recipient because of its strong history of support for American contemporary art. To help raise the funds necessary for these acquisitions, E.A.T. solicited each of the artists slated for the collection for a print as part of a portfolio, which was sold in an edition of 300. This exhibition includes the complete portfolio, which features works by the following artists: Lee Bontecou, Robert Breer, John Chamberlain, Walter de Maria, Jim Dine, Mark di Suvero, Öyvind Fahlström, Dan Flavin, Red Grooms, Hans Haacke, Alex Hay, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Sol LeWitt, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Morris, Louise Nevelson, Kenneth Noland, Claes Oldenburg, Nam June Paik, Robert Rauschenberg, Larry Rivers, James Rosenquist, George Segal, Richard Serra, Keith Sonnier, Richard Stankiewicz, Cy Twombly, Andy Warhol and Robert Whitman.

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Lee Bontecou (American, b.1931)
Untitled, 1973
Two-color serigraph on paper
9 x 12 inches (sheet)
Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Museum purchase with funds provided by the Collectors of the Georgia Museum of Art
GMOA 2012.108.1

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Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923–1997)
Finger Pointing from the New York Collection for Stockholm, 1973
Color serigraph on paper
12 x 9 inches (sheet)
Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Museum purchase with funds provided by the Collectors of the Georgia Museum of Art
GMOA 2012.108.15
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein

In-House Curator

Lynn Boland, Pierre Daura Curator of European Art


The W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art