Artist of the moment………Lisa Yuskavage

Lisa Yuskavage is wonderful artist from the United States specializing in the female figure. Yuskavage was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  in 1962. The artist is renown for her curvy female figures done in a sketchy and loose style.

For her collegiate studies Yuskavage attended the Tyler School of Art located also in Philadelphia earning a bachelors degree. She went on to earn her master’s degree from Yale University.

In this clip we view a great montage of the artist’s work.

In this clip from our beloved art enthusiast James Kalm, we visit a show featuring Lisa Yuskavage.

Part of museum collections including the Art Institute of Chicago, the Whitney Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, and the Walker Art Center.

Yuskavage is based out of New York city.

price range information:  Yuskavage has had many paintings break the one million dollar barrier. Works in gouache range $8,000 to $80,000. Etchings range $1,000 to $3,000.

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