Adja Yunkers1900-1983

Bayly Art Museum - University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

$10,000 toward the cataloguing, research and publication of a scholarly text on Adja Yunker’s life and work, organized by art critic and historian Marek Bartelik. Yunkers was born in Latvia and came to America in 1947 as a European-trained painter and printmaker, who participated in the development of various movements such as Expressionism, Surrealism, Mexican Social Realism, and Abstract Expressionism.