Reading List: Agnes Martin

One look around our little studio space and it is clear that books play an important role in our creative process. The quiet, evocative art of Agnes Martin has long been an inspiration, and the abstract painter’s work is having a bit of a resurgence, thanks to a 2015 retrospective at the Tate Modern and a current exhibit at LACMA. In this tome, a look at the breadth of her work, and essays exploring the context in which she created. For more reading on Agnes, we’d recommend spending some time with this this article, and exploring this visual collection. And, you’ll find this book available for sale in our shop: it truly is a favorite.

Photos by Aydan Puth for The Merchant Home. Please credit and link back.