Alice Neel Alice Neel January , October , was an American visual artist, who was known for her portraits depicting friends, family, lovers, poets, artists and strangers.Her paintings have an expressionistic use of line and color, psychological acumen, and emotional intensity Neel was called one of the greatest portrait artists of the th century by Barry Walker, curator of modern Alice Neel Patricia Hills Books Of all the books with Alice Neel and her work as the subject, this is the best It s got a generous amount of paintings and drawings to feast on, and it also includes quite a lot of Alice Alice Neel The Art of Not Sitting Pretty Phoebe Hoban Alice Neel liked to say that she was the century and in many ways she was She was born into a proper Victorian family, and came of age during suffrage The quintessential Bohemian, she spent than half a century, from her early days as a WPA artist living in the heart of the Village, through her Whitney retrospective in , until her death ten years later, painting, often in near Alice Neel Overview and Analysis TheArtStory Childhood Alice Hartley Neel was born into a colorful American family Her father, George Washington Neel, was an accountant with the Pennsylvania Railroad, and LA Louver Gallery Home L.A Louver is an art gallery focusing on American and European contemporary art The gallery is located in Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States Exhibitions Victoria Miro November December Ilse D Hollander Victoria Miro presents the first solo exhibition in the UK of paintings by Ilse D Hollander. Alice given name Alice s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by John Tenniel, is an inspiration for the popularity of the name Alice. Victoria Miro Victoria Miro shows the work of established and emerging artists from the USA, Europe and Asia in an exhibition space close to the financial heart of London. Exhibitions National Museum of Women in the Arts Throughout the year, the museum presents special exhibitions featuring works by innovative women artists from around the world and across centuries. askART Art prices, artist art auction records, art askART, an artist directory with millions of worldwide artists paintings and art Auction records and results, artwork prices, valuations, signatures, images and artist biographies.