Abstract Expressionism emphasizes form and color within a nonrepresentational framework and concentrates on the spontaneous act of painting. Notable artists of this movement include Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning and Mark Rothko.

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Encyclopedia.com: Abstract Expressionism
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Brief overview of the movement of abstract painting that emerged in New York City during the mid-1940's.
Guggenheim Museum: Abstract Expressionism
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Collection of abstract expressionism works. Provides information about the artwork and artists.
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Abstract Expressionism
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Provides a history of the art movement with sample artworks.
NGA Kids: Kandinsky
[ Kids ] Study the colors, lines and shapes of the 1913 painting "Improvisation 31" by the Russian born artist.
WebMuseum: Abstract Expressionism
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Short introduction and definition of the art movement.
WebMuseum: Abstract Expressionism
[ Kids/Teens ] Brief article about the movement, also called also called action painting and the New York school.
Wikipedia: Abstract expressionism
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Encyclopedia article provides background on the art movement and lists some of the painters who's work is representative.
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