Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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David Diao

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David Diao is renowned for his relentless attempts to refine the notions of form and configuration in his work. He systematically clarifies these ideas, by using pictorial frameworks and conventions, to create text and symbolic typography.
 
« I was lucky to begin showing when I was just beginning and continued to be able to present most bodies of work. »
David Diao
Although his later period has been more clearly focussed, on developing a conversation with the great paintings of the Modernist period, Diao's earlier work was mostly based on abstract colour paintings. He'd embraced the aesthetic of the 'colour field movement', and developed a series of canvases where he would apply paint directly across large structures.
 
« The best thing about art-making is that you plan everything, but once the work is done, you're surprised by accidents that make it more interesting »
David Diao


He has always generously credited a small group of Abstract Expressionist painters such as Barnett Newman, and Ad Reinhardt, as his main influences during that period. He also heavily borrowed from Jackson Pollock's use of images fr Read More

David Diao

Untitled, 2021

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 2,000

David Diao

Untitled, 2021

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 2,000

David Diao

Untitled, 2021

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 2,000

David Diao

Without Title, 2019

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 1,800

David Diao

Berlin-Chair Unassembled 1, 2019

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 1,800

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What is contemporary art?

What is contemporary art?

Contemporary art describes avant-garde or innovative art created in the recent past or the present day. The date describing the beginning of contemporary art varies by the institutions which exhibit the style. The museums often date the era based on their founding year.

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