Vacation, holiday, leisure! Everyone loves warm summer days on a sunny sea coast soaking in rays—Even Artists! I have been mulling over where to rest this summer when I discovered Smithsonian’s archive of the exhibition, Wish You Were Here: Artists on Vacation.
Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner at the beach, ca. 1955
Betty and Harry Bowden on the beach at Carmel, California, ca. 1940
Aline and Eero Saarinen, ca. 1955
Felicia Marsh at the beach, ca. 1940
Fairfield Porter with his dog Bruno, Great Spruce Head Island,
Maine, ca. 1972