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Alice Neel

1900 Born, Merion Square, PA
1984 Died, New York, NY

1921 - 1925 Philadelphia School of Design for Women
(now Moore College of Art), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

full biography

Selected L.A. Louver exhibitions

Alice Neel: Paintings
In association with Jeremy Lewison Limited

20 May - 26 June 2010

Paintings and Drawings

17 November - 30 December
    → view all past solo/group L.A. Louver exhibitions

Travelling Exhibition

Alice Neel: Painted Truths
Moderna Museet
Malmö, Sweden
9 October 2010 - 2 January 2011
Whitechapel Gallery
London, England
9 July - 19 September 2010
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Houston, TX
21 March - 13 June 2010


Selected Articles

Baker, Kenneth. "'Extreme Makeover' and 'Go Figure': reviews".
SF Gate. 13 January 2011.

Wallace, Rebecca. "Contemporary Flair."
Palo Alto Weekly. 31 December 2010.
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Cumming, Laura. "Alice Neel: Painted Truths; In the
Company of Alice". The Guardian. 11 July 2010.


Lewison, Jeremy. "Alice Neel: the art modernism neglected". The Telegraph. 8 July 2010.


Searle, Adrian. "The weird world of Alice Neel".
The Guardian. 7 July 2010.


Nikkhah, Roya. "Haunting portrait of Andy Warhol goes on display". The Telegraph. 27 June 2010.


Hoban, Phoebe. "Portraits: Alice Neel’s Legacy of Realism".
New York Times. 22 April 2010.

Britt, Douglas. "Shining a light on Alice Neel classics"
Houston Chronicle. 18 March 2010.


Groover, D.I. "Despite tragedy and setbacks,
she never stopped painting"
Houston Press. 2010.


Dambrot, Shana Nys. "Alice Neel: Paintings"
White Hot Magazine. July 2010.


Donohue, Marlena. "Alice Neel"
Visual Art Source. June 2010.


Ollman, Leah. "Art review: Alice Neel at L.A. Louver"
Los Angeles Times. 28 May 2010.


Buckley, Annie. "Alice Neel"
Artforum. May 2010.


Miles, Christopher. "Alice Neel at L.A. Louver."
LA Weekly. 27 May 2010.


Finkel, Jori. "L.A. Louver mounts Alice Neel show,
billed as the region's first in decades"
Los Angeles Times. 19 May 2010.



Goldman, Edward. "The Naked Truth."
KCRW Art talk. 25 May 2010.


Alice Neel
L.A. Louver, Venice, CA in association with Jeremy Lewison Limited
20 May - 26 June 2010
37 pages, 17 color illustrations
Softback, $10

Artist's website    
Selected works >>
All images copyright: The Estate of Alice Neel
alice neel, painting, Richard Gibbs, 1968
Richard Gibbs
alice neel, painting, Peggy, 1949
Red Grooms and Mimi Gross (no. 1)
alice neel, painting, Sam (Sea Biscuit), 1940
Sam (Sea Biscuit)