How to use Rothko in a sentence
An abstract expressionist, Rothko worked in fields of color, something of a hallmark of late-twentieth-century modernism.
Even if the transparencies had been in perfect condition, the colors they showed wouldn’t have been the ones Rothko had painted.
The paintings went on display, and were quite popular, but maybe not for the reasons Rothko would have hoped.
One artist reportedly expressed disappointment at the whole project—light reflecting from a canvas was intrinsically different from the light that supposedly emanates from a Rothko.
In other words, the paintings didn’t look like them- selves anymore, and the compensation image didn’t look like the paintings, but when they shined the latter on the former, they had a 1964 Rothko.
“The Rothko is a piece we almost always have on view at SFMOMA,” Bishop said.Hello, ‘Gorgeous’: Grit and Glamour In San Francisco | Emily Wilson | June 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Rothko, Basquiat, and Warhol paintings fetch big bucks at auction.
THE ART: Founded in 1971 as a place for meditation, the Rothko Chapel is a sanctuary of calm, and of course art.Get Cultured on Your Weekend Getaway: Best Trips for Art Lovers | Condé Nast Traveler | January 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Wrapping yourself in “serious” art is like rapping behind a Rothko.From Lady Gaga To Jay-Z, “Serious” Art Is Ruining Pop Music | James Poulos | November 24, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Daily Pic: Rothko's $87 million picture – perfect for over a billionaire's sofa?
British Dictionary definitions for Rothko
Mark . 1903–70, US abstract expressionist painter, born in Russia
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