Welcome to Ed Shein Art

This website is dedicated to showing how critical “the first wave of American modernists was to the creation and development of an avant-garde visual culture in the United States and Europe during the twentieth century.”¹ The history is told through the our collection. Read more about American Modernism: The Shein Collection.

  • Marsden Hartley
  • Man Ray
  • Morton Livingston Schamberg
  • Stanton Macdonald‑Wright
  • Patrick Henry Bruce
  • Max Weber
  • Charles Demuth
  • Marcel Duchamp
  • John Storrs
  • Georgia O’Keeffe
  • Arthur Dove
  • John Marin
  • Charles Sheeler
  • Stuart Davis

¹ American Modernism, The Shein Collection, Charles Brock and Nancy Anderson with Harry Cooper, National Gallery of Art, 2010