On February 18th, Hollis Taggart Southport is pleased to present The Art of the Discovery, a group exhibition featuring paintings and sculpture from our post-war inventory with a focus on the development of Abstract Expressionism and its continued influence through-out the second half of the twentieth century. The exhibition showcases some of the familiar icons of this period, Hans Hofmann, Richard Pousette-Dart, and Theodoros Stamos, while spotlighting the works by influential artists that defined the era including, James Brooks, Nell Blaine, Friedel Dzubas, John Ferren, Perle Fine, Audrey Flack, Peter Halley, Knox Martin, William Scharf and Yvonne Thomas. The exhibition will open in our Southport, CT location (330 Pequot Avenue) and will be on view through March 27th. An opening reception will take place on February 18th, 5pm-8pm. Masks will be required and all COVID protocols will be followed.