Gene Davis (American, 1920-1985)

Among artists of the Modernist movement who more deliberately broke stride, Gene Davis was preeminent among America's most influential and successful Abstract artists; esteemed for his stripe works that span twenty-seven years. These works range in scale from miniscule micro-paintings to mammoth outdoor street paintings. Davis was active during the heyday of the 1960's Color Field, Washington Color School and Minimalist art movements.

Selected Public Collections:
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Tate Gallery, London, UK
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
Hirshhorn Museum And Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.