Agnes Martin: Life and Work


Whitney Museum retrospective

The reasons for Martin's relative obscurity have much to do with the cult of celebrity that came to dominate post-nineteen-fifties America. Unlike her better-known peers, Martin had never been accorded a retrospective by a major American museum until the Whitney gave her one, last November.

—Benita Eisler, on her 1993 New Yorker profile of Agnes Martin

Agnes Martin: Life and Work

This timespace tells the story of the life and art of Agnes Martin.