Marisol Escobar

Our next Artist You Need To Know is María Sol Escobar (1930 – 2016) who was perhaps better known as simply Marisol. She was a Venezuelan -American sculptor born in Paris, who lived and worked in New York City. Marisol became internationally known in the mid 1960s...

June Leaf

Our next Artist You Need To Know is June Leaf. June Leaf (born 1929) is an American artist best known for her abstract allegorical paintings and drawings as well as more modernist kinetic sculptures. She divides her time between New York City in the United States and...

Kim Adams

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Kim Adams. Kim Adams is a Canadian sculptor best known for his installations that dominate a room, often employing prefabricated elements (such as cars or other industrial components). Adams’  “visual style is influenced...

Phyllida Barlow

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Dame Phyllida Barlow (1944 – 2023). Barlow (a member of the Order of the British Empire and the Royal Academy of Arts ) was a British visual artist best known for her monumental sculptures and installations. A graduate of the...

Karel Appel

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Karel Appel (1921 – 2006). Christiaan Karel Appel was a Dutch artist who worked primarily in paint but also in sculpture and poetry. In 1948 he co founded the CoBra art movement, an important group focused upon the...