Meryle Secrest

Meryle Secrest  is the author of numerous biographies about figures in the arts. She received the Presidential National Humanities Medal at the White House in 2006. Her new book, The Mysterious Affair at Olivetti, will be published in November.

Prophets of the Avant-Garde 

How two power couples changed the world of art

by Meryle Secrest | Monday, March 04, 2019

Lives of the Artists

The vistas and losses of two great English painters

by Meryle Secrest | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Before the Rebellion

A colonial American artist’s portraits of an age

by Meryle Secrest | Tuesday, September 06, 2016