Artist of the Month: Alice Neel

The sixth artist that will be highlighted is: ALICE NEEL:9e45c4ecfca3879b5a398b3266a9e3bb--creativity-quotes-inventors.jpg

According to her Wikipedia page: Alice Neel(January 28, 1900 – October 13, 1984) 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 20th century” by Barry Walker, curator of modern and contemporary art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

To learn more about Alice, please check out the rest of her Wikipedia page:

You can also explore Alice’s website at:

There is a documentary film of Alice that you can check out:Film

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There is also a biography of Alice: “Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty” (2010) by Phoebe Hoban.





Please check out some of Alice’s work below: 




Please check out the White Rooster Studio Facebook page during the month of November for more photos of Alice and images of her work.


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