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Stuart Davis  American  1894 -1964
Born: Philadelphia  United States 
Died:   United States 
Studied: New York School of Art 1910 - 1913
Instructors: Robert Henri 
Exhibited: Armory Show, New York City 1913
Examples of Work: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo 
American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City 
Art Institute of Chicago 
Baltimore Museum of Art, MD 
Brooklyn Museum of Art 
Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh 
Cincinnati Art Museum 
Library of Congress, Washington, DC 
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 
Newark Museum, New Jersey 
Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Connecticut 
Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Modernism
Subjects Known For: Geometric forms
American culture
Simplified Shapes
Memberships: American Art Congress 
Artists Union 
Society of Independent Artists 
Brooklyn Society of Artists 
Modern Art Association 
Teaching Positions: Art Students League, New York City 1931 - 1932
New School for Social Research, New York 
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