Anne Ryan - Nurture (detail) - image via

Anne Ryan

Abstract Expressionism

April 30, 2013

Anne Ryan was an American abstract expressionist best known for her collages, soft colors, and thin watercolor washes. Ryan painted distinctive images that look like stills from old Westerns movies -  their colors and cropping have a cinematic feel and a strong sense of unfolding narrative.
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