Waiting for Odysseus

Douglas, L.J.
Gift of Francis and June Spiezer

L.J. Douglas’s animations, paintings, and drawings use visual analogies to collapse and expand the language of abstraction. She is represented in the permanent collections of many notable museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; Brooklyn Museum, New York; and Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago. Douglas has taught at Illinois State University, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, and currently teaches at Heartland Community College and Illinois Wesleyan University. Learn more at ljdouglas.com.

1948
1982
P - Painting
oil on canvas
American