Exhibitions

Joan Mitchell at Museums: Fall 2019

Canada I, 1975. Oil on canvas, 110 1/2 x 220 5/8 in. (280.67 x 560.38 cm). Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, Anonymous gift, 1992. © Estate of Joan Mitchell.

Joan Mitchell's works are included in several museum exhibitions this fall:

• La Vie en Rose (1979) is currently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York as part of the ongoing exhibition Epic Abstraction. Hear the audio guide for the piece here

• Canada I (1975) is on view at the Guggenheim in New York as part of the exhibition Artistic License: Six Takes on the Guggenheim Collection, through January 2020. 

 Two Mitchell paintings are included in the exhibition Sparkling Amazons: Abstract Expressionist Women of the 9th St. Show at Katona Museum of Art in Katonah, NY,  open from October 6 through January 26, 2020.

• Posted (1977) is on view in Five Ways In: Themes from the Collection at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN through September 19, 2021.

• Chamonix (circa 1962) is on view in Women Take the Floor at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston through May 3, 2021.

Hemlock (1956) is currently on view at the Whitney in the exhibition The Whitney’s Collection: Selections from 1900 to 1965.


Mitchell's paintings can also be found in numerous other public collections: please review Collections on this site for the full listing of institutions.