Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Bernard Aubertin

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An artist whose works were heavily monochromic, Bernard Aubertin made use of the colour red as a means of evoking feelings and topics pertaining to the colour itself – be it violence, austerity, simplicity or fire. Initially, Aubertin was influenced by Klein, a fellow monochromic artist, and then went on to become a member of the Zero Dusseldorf Group alongside Heinz Mack and Piero Manzoni.
 
«There are two colours in my work, the black of fire, of caramelization, of cremation and the red of the monochrome painting. »
Bernard Aubertin
He began to incorporate fire into his work during the early 60’s - the natural spontaneity of fire helped Aubertin to create charred, unique works that denoted the capability of a destructive force to create and breathe life into something – a technique used in his Livre Brule piece.
 
« The way of colour-substance is the result of a conscious use of the psychic automatism of painting as a gesture that reveals the interior world. »
Bernard Aubertin

Asides from fire, Aubertin also used nails as a means of expression – one of his most famous works, Tablea Clous, is comprised of several nails in a wooden board, covered in a dense layer of vivid red paint; the shadows of these nails alter depending on the way the light is cast, or the angle from which a Read More

Bernard Aubertin

Clou - With Pattern , 1966

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Bernard Aubertin

Abidjan

Painting

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EUR 5,400

Bernard Aubertin

Clou (rouge), 1968

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Bernard Aubertin

Clou, 1969

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What is the Zero Movement?

What is the Zero Movement?

Group of artists founded by Otto Piene and Heinz Mack ready and willing to develop and become a large International/ cross-border art movement. The word Zero came from a magazine that was founded by Heinz Mack in 1957. It lasted for a few years before its publication ceased in the year 1967.

Arne QUINZE | My home

Arne Quinze

My Home, My House, My Stilt House, 2010

Limited Edition Print

Digital Print On Paper

EUR 1,500

Victor VASARELY | Vilag | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Victor Vasarely

Vilag

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 2,300

Peter DOIG | House of paintings (Haus der Bilder) | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Peter Doig

House Of Paintings (Haus Der Bilder), 2004

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 1,900

Javacheff CHRISTO | Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451 | Photograph available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451

Limited Edition Print

Photograph

EUR 11,000