Represented by Pucker Gallery since 1979
BORN: 1928 in Salem, Massachusetts
DIED: 2012 in Brookline, Massachusetts
Joseph Ablow was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1928 and lived, worked, and taught in the Boston area for nearly six decades. After studying painting with Oskar Kokoschka and Ben Shahn, Ablow continued his instruction in painting at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and received degrees from Bennington College and Harvard University. In addition to successfully exhibiting his artwork, Ablow was a professor at Boston University for thirty-five years and wrote countless academic articles on art in the Twentieth Century.