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Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Machine Age America

November 17, 1994 – January 22, 1995

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Press Release

Artists included in this exhibition: Virginia Berresford, Clarence Carter, John Costigan, Ralston Crawford, James Daugherty, Dorothy Eaton, Philip Evergood, Raymond Katz, Bernard Kassoy, Otto Kuhler, Arthur Lidov, Kyra Markham, Reginald Marsh, Edward Quigley, Winold Reiss, Frederick Sisson, John Storrs, Grace Swank, Alex Tremulis, Guy Wiggins, and William F. Winter.

Planes, Trains & Automobiles: Machine-Age America is a group exhibition which includes paintings, works on paper, photographs, and sculpture that explore the influence of the industrial age. As the landscape of America was changing with industrialization, so was the language of American artists; Geometric symbols began to represent structural essences and contain infinite possibilities of change and dynamics.