Exposition Art Blog

By Milena Olesińska | Painting is like silent poem, said Simonides, poet from ancient Greece.Paintings are icons, doors to the Platonian world above the heavens. Paintings on my blog are just those icons, which lead a viewer into the magic world of harmony and beauty. Artists who present their achievements on my blog have a very different cultural and national background, they represent variety of artistic traditions and schools

CoBrA Group - Anders Österlin

Anders Österlin was a Swedish visual artist born in Malmö. He was an autodidactist artist and has mainly created abstract works in strong color. …

Exploration of space through color and structure - Ralph Humphrey

Ralph Humphrey (April 14, 1932 – July 14, 1990) was an American abstract painter whose work has been linked to both Abstract Expressionism and …

Chris Burden - performance and installation art

Christopher Lee "Chris" Burden (April 11, 1946 – May 10, 2015) was an American artist working in performance, sculpture and installation …

Józef Hołard

Józef Hołard (born 22 March 1957 in Oświęcim, died 19 January 2015 in Cieszyn) is a Polish professor, artist, painter, graphic artist, pedagogue<p>Autor:<p>…

Art informel Jean Fautrier

Jean Fautrier (May 16, 1898 – July 21, 1964) was a French painter, illustrator, printmaker, and sculptor. He was one of the most important …

Abstract expressionism Ary Stillman

Ary Stillman (February 13, 1891 – January 28, 1967) was a representational and abstract Russian-American painter born in Hresk near Slutsk, Belarus. …

Polish avant garde artist Włodzimierz Borowski

"Włodzimierz Borowski was one of the artists whose work reflects the major changes in Polish avant-garde art from the 1950s until the end of the …

Ceramic art Karen Karnes

Karen Karnes (November 17, 1925 – July 12, 2016) was an American ceramist, best known for her earth toned stoneware ceramics. She was born in 1925 in …

Anne Truitt - Precursor of Minimalism

Anne Truitt (March 16, 1921 – December 23, 2004), born Anne Dean, was a major American artist of the mid-20th century.. She made what is considered …

Robert Heinecken - Photo collage - "paraphotography"

Robert Heinecken (1931 – May 19, 2006)was an American artist who referred to himself as a "paraphotographer" because he so often made photographic …

Aluminium art Denis Young

"Denis Young, born in 1971 in Eindhoven, is a certified screen-printer by profession. Becoming fascinated by abstract and figurative art at an early …

Australian Aboriginal Art Makinti Napanangka

Makinti Napanangka (c. 1930 – 9 January 2011) was a Pintupi-speaking Indigenous Australian artist from Australia's Western Desert region. She was …

Romana Hałat

Romana Hałat, also Roma Hałat (born January 3, 1937 in Bydgoszcz, May 27, 2012 in Lodz) - Polish contemporary painter, long-time lecturer at the …

Lyrical abstraction Gary Hudson

Gary Hudson 1936-2009<br>"Gary Hudson, Artist-Painter Born, 1936 Auburn, New York Master of Fine Arts, Yale School of Art and Architecture, 1966.<br>Gary …

Abstract sculptore Dorothy Gillespie

Dorothy Gillespie (June 29, 1920–September 30, 2012) was an American artist and sculptor who became known for her large and colorful abstract metal …

Bram Bogart - Avant-garde visual art

Bram Bogart (July 12, 1921 – May 2, 2012) was a Dutch born Belgian expressionist painter most closely associated with the COBRA group.Abraham van den …

André Cottavoz

André Cottavoz (French, 1922–2012)<br>"André Cottavoz was born on July 22nd, 1922, in Saint Marcellin in Isère, first child of the young Marguerite (she …

Portraits and caricature Darrell Mordecai

"As a caricature artist I specialize in creating gift ideas. As a gift caricature is original and memorable.<br>The great thing is, if the caricature is …

Performance art - avant garde designer Leigh Bowery

Leigh Bowery (26 March 1961 – 31 December 1994) was a London-based performance artist, club promoter, and designer. He was also a significant model …

Classicism

Classicism, in the arts, refers generally to a high regard for a classical period, classical antiquity in the Western tradition, as setting standards …

Herbert Rösler

Herbert Rösler (June 15, 1924 – November 11, 2006) was a German artist, writer and designer. He worked as a painter, graphic designer, sculptor, …

Conceptual art Chen Zhen

Chen Zhen (1955 – 13 December 2000) was a Chinese-French conceptual artist known for his large-scale sculptures and installations such as La Danse de …

Geometric abstraction Jean Dewasne

French painter, writer and sculptor. He began painting at the age of 12 and was producing pointillist works at the age of 18. He studied architecture …

Painter and poet Jean Raine

"Jean Raine (1927-1986) has come to painting from the literary and cinema worlds. Essentially a poet, Raine’s paintings are an extension of his …

Andre Marfaing

"Il faut voir la peinture abstraite comme on écoute la musique, sentir l'intériorité de l’œuvre sans lui chercher une identification avec une …

Abstract expressionism Georges Mathieu

Georges Mathieu (27 January 1921 Boulogne-sur-Mer – 10 June 2012 Boulogne-Billancourt) was a French abstract painter, art theorist and member of the …