George McNeil Art in America, "The Lookout: A Weekly Guide to Shows You Won't Want to Miss"

January 2012

This is a chance to see a generous selection of McNeil's robust abstractions, mainly from the '60s. In each work, a surprisingly broad palette is applied in boldly brushed strokes and passages. The raucous figuration of the artist's later work is suggested-but here we understand the pure energy that would animate his later work.