logo logo



Ida Kohlmeyer: Standing Among Giants

Ida Kohlmeyer: Standing Among Giants

October 03, 2008 - January 10, 2009

Ida Rittenberg Kohlmeyer (1912–1997) was this region’s best-known female artist at the time of her death at age 84. Borrowed from private collections and museums in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Georgia, paintings and sculptures dating from her mid to late career illuminated the impact that Surrealism and Abstract Expressionism had upon the development of her distinctive style.