N-YHS Celebrates the Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman

Publisher: 
Brut Force
Date: 
May 18, 2016
The New-York Historical Society (NYHS) has organized an exhibition that celebrates the folk art collection of the late artist Elie Nadelman (1882-1946) and his wife, the heiress Viola Spiess Flannery (1878-1962). The show, titled The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman (from May 20th to August 21st, 2016) comprises more than 200 objects from their well-curated trove, as well 12 key sculptures created by Nadelman between the late 1910s and the mid-1930s that show an “obvious synergy to his collection,” the curators of the show, Margaret Hofer and Roberta Olson, told Brut Force in a joint statement. Read more…
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