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I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, the feeling of his own totality, of his own separateness, of his own individuality. ---->>>

I prefer to leave the paintings to speak for themselves. ---->>>

Any art worthy of its name should address 'life', 'man', 'nature', 'death' and 'tragedy'. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 01-29, 1905
Birthplace: New York City
Die: 07-04, 1970
Occupation: Artist

Barnett Newman (January 29, 1905 – July 4, 1970) was an American artist. He is seen as one of the major figures in abstract expressionism and one of the foremost of the color field painters. His paintings are existential in tone and content, explicitly composed with the intention of communicating a sense of locality, presence, and contingency (wikipedia)