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Edward Hopper (b. 1882 in Nyack/NY, d. 1967 in New York City) studied illustration and fine arts at the New York School of Art with Robert Henri. He made paintings, drawings, watercolors, and etchings and was one of the the foremost artists of the American Realism. In his works he presents scenes of lonely people in the midst of typical American landscapes or residential and urban architecture. His work influenced the photorealism and pop art in the 60s.

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ADDISON Andover ASU Art Museum, Phoenix Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin British Museum, London Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh Columbus Museum of Art ° Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, Washington Currier Museum of Art, Manchester New Hampshire Dayton Art Institute Delaware Art Museum Des Moines Art Center ° Farnsworth Art Museum Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco - Legion of Honor / De Young Frye Art Museum, Seattle Indianapolis Museum of Art Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Montclair Art Museum Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, Utica Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Museum of Fine Arts, Boston National Gallery of Art, Washington ° Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase New Britain Museum of American Art Newark Museum Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach Palmer Museum of Art Phillips Collection, Washington Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln Smithsonian American Art Museum & Renwick Gallery (SAAM) Smithsonian Institution, Washington Tacoma Art Museum Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art The Art Institute of Chicago The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Whitney Museum, New York Wichita Art Museum Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown . Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
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  • 12. Jun 16. Sep
    Edward Hopper Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
  • 01. Nov 07. Feb 1999
    Die Nacht Haus der Kunst, München '