Artnet News tapped Tracy L. Adler, the Johnson-Pote Director of the Wellin Museum of Art, to offer her opinion for the publication’s article, Who Are the Most Influential Artists of the Last Century? 26 Industry Leaders Weigh In. Sculptor Eva Hesse and painter Jackson Pollock were Adler’s choices.
Among the 26 respondents – described by artnet as “leading curators, artists, critics, and dealers” – were representatives from the Hirshhorn Museum, the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and the Noguchi Museum, among others. The article was published on Oct. 13.