The Rising Market for Women Abstract Expressionists

A spike in the market for abstract expressionist work by women artists signals a growing trend of investing in affordable art and commemorating the careers of historic art figures such as Lee Krasner and Helen Frankenthaler. 

“In the last 12 to 18 months, we’ve seen tremendous prices for female artists,” said Nicole Schloss, a Sotheby’s contemporary art specialist. “You could say that with [Frankenthaler’s] pouring paint she created the Color Field movement, and it’s finally being recognized across the board, which is really just an exciting thing to see.” READ MORE. 



October 1, 2020