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Marika Herskovic

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Marika Herskovic, PhD is a scientist by training. She received her MSc an PhD from the Graduate School of Arts and Science of New York University, New York City, New York.

She produced 27 videos on the art and lives of the artists of the New York School. These videos, repeatedly shown on cable TV, were listed in >>Art on Screen, ⎯ A joint venture of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the J. Paul Getty Trust.>> She hosted numerous video taped artist seminars and spent the past two decades documenting the New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals, the participating artists and their art.

She was the author/editor of the books titled:

✮New York School Abstract Expressionists: Artists Choice by Artists: A Complete Documentation of the New York Painting and Sculpture Annuals; 1951-1957 
http://www.amazon.com/York-School-Abstract-Expressionists-Documentation/dp/0967799406/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1331830414&sr=8-

Highly recommended. General readers; undergraduates through faculty. --Choice Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, February 2001

✮American Abstract Expressionism of the 1950s: An Illustrated Survey With Artists' Statements, Artwork, and Biographies
http://www.amazon.com/American-Abstract-Expressionism-1950s-Illustrated/dp/0967799414/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1429109913&sr=1-1&keywords=Marika+Herskovic

OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLE ~CHOICE, 2003

"This excellent publication builds on the earlier publication. It has broadened the scope to include artists from throughout the US, rectified...omission of African American artists...and concentrated on 88 artists...Excellent layout and superb photographs. Highly recommended. ~CHOICE,
CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC LIBRARIES July/August 2003. --CHOICE MAGAZINE,CURRENT REVIEWS FOR ACADEMIC LIBRARIES July/August 2003.

✮American Abstract and Figurative Expressionism: Style is Timely Art is Timeless 
http://www.amazon.com/American-Abstract-Figurative-Expressionism-Timeless/dp/0967799422/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1429109913&sr=1-3&keywords=Marika+Herskovic

Highly recommended art book. Reviewed: Jan. 10, 2010 ~CHOICE Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, 

*Albert Kotin American Abstract Expressionist of the 1950s.
http://www.albertkotin.com/
The book maybe obtained at 
https://www.amazon.com/Albert-Kotin-American-Abstract-Expressionist/dp/0967799430/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1475846954&sr=1-1&keywords=Marika+Herskovic
or
http://www.newyorkschoolpress.com/about.html

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