Alice Neel: People Come First
Catalogue of the exhibition Alice Neel: People Come First
Published on the occasion of the exhibition, the catalogue Alice Neel: People Come First surveys the seven decades of creation by the American artist, highlighting both her existential approach and the unique artistic qualities of her painting. With essays by Kelly Baum, Randall Griffey, Susanna V. Temkin, Meredith A. Brown, and Julia Bryan-Wilson, the book sheds light on Neel’s life and career, as well as on her ideas, her humanism, and her claims on behalf of people’s dignity.