LIFE - Painter Helen Frankenthaler sitting amidst her art 1956. (photo by Gordon Parks.)
"There are no rules. That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen. Go against the rules or ignore the rules. That is what invention is about." - Helen Frankenthaler
Helen Frankenthaler: Blue Atmosphere, 1963. Love the colors "bleeding" into one another.
'Alloy' (1967) by Helen Frankenthaler, whose work inspired countless fashion designers.
Helen Frakenthaler,Sea Picture with Black (1959)oil on canvas 84.5 x 57 in.
Helen Frankenthaler photographed by Ernst Haas
Helen Frankenthaler, Jacob's Ladder, 1957 I love the upward movement in this piece.
Helen Frankenthaler, The Human Edge, 1967 | pink orange abstract art
Helen Frankenthaler. "You have to know how to use the accident, how to recognise it, how to control it, and ways to eliminate it so that the whole surface looks felt and born all at once."