The Saint Louis Art Museum presents an exhibition devoted to Mark Rothko

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The Saint Louis Art Museum presents an exhibition that celebrates the prolific career of the Russian-born painter Mark Rothko, a figure of the American Abstract Expressionist movement. The exhibition, titled Tragic and Timeless: The Art of Mark Rothko, brings together eight paintings and works on paper from the Saint Louis Art Museum and the Switzerland’s Beyeler Foundation. The show is curated by Simon Kelly is on view until 14 September 2014.

Image:Mark Rothko, American (born Russia), 1903–1970; Untitled, 1948; oil on canvas; 60 1/8 x 49 7/8 inches; Fondation Beyeler, Switzerland © 1998 Kate Rothko Prizel & Christopher Rothko / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York