The narrative figuration - Discovery Gallimard Special Edition

The narrative figuration - Discovery Gallimard Special Edition

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Forged in Paris in the 1960s, in opposition to the abstraction that dominated the art scene at the time and in response to American Pop art, Figuration Narrative never constituted a structured avant-garde. The painters who belonged to it - Rancillac, Télémaque, Monory, Saul, Klasen, ...
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Characteristics

Dimensions :
12,5 x 17,5 x 1 cm
Artists :
Erró 1932, Hervé Télémaque
Original work kept at :
Paris - Réunion des musées nationaux- Grand Palais
Art movement :
Modern & Contemporary Art
EAN :
9782070356164
Reference :
GK195545

 

Diffusor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION
Distributor :
EDITIONS FLAMMARION

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The artist

Erró 1932

Born Guðmundur Guðmundsson in 1932, the Icelandic artist is a pop artist in the lineage of Andy Warhol or Roy Lichtenstein. Master in the art of collage, Erró cuts out images from heterogeneous sources, from comic books to mechanics catalogs, and makes surprising and even funny and disturbing assemblages. A committed artist, Erró does not hesitate to defend through his works causes that are close to his heart, such as the denunciation of totalitarian powers, the Vietnam war or mass consumption.