Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Enrico Castellani

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When one thinks of Avant-Garde artists who were influential in the 20th century, the name Enrico Castellani naturally comes to mind. Dubbed the “father of minimalism” by many, Castellani’s paintings blend architecture designs and unusual spatial effects to create extravagant illusions using only seemingly simple designs. 
 
« I decided to sensitise the surface without the addition of colour … looking for the minimal possible means of sensitising the surface. »
Enrico Castellani
In 1959 he collaborated with other artists of the “Zero” group to open Galleria Azimut in Milan, and later publish the renowned art magazine Azimuth. Azimuth is an apt word to describe Castellani’s style as it pertains to the direction of an object as seen by the observer.
In his later work during the 1970s and 80s Castellani who trained as a sculptor, often used aluminum as a base for his canvases after denting and puncturing them with nail guns, banging with hammers, and bending the canvas with heat to create the desired effect of light and movement. Monochromatic paintings without the use of bold colors to distract became a new wave art fashion. Enrico Castellani died in 2017, however, his work continues to fascinate and inspire. 

Enrico Castellani

Superficie (Vanilla/Gold), 1968

Limited Edition Print

Plastic

EUR 4,200

Enrico Castellani

Estroflesssso, 2008

Sculpture / Object

Metal

Currently Not Available

Enrico Castellani

Superficie Bianca, 1968

Limited Edition Print

Plastic

Currently Not Available

Enrico Castellani

Superficie, 1975

Limited Edition Print

Relief Printing

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Enrico Castellani

Superficie, 1979

Limited Edition Print

Relief Printing

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What is Tachisme?

What is Tachisme?

French abstract painting style that gained popularity between 1940-1950. It is often interpreted as a European equivalent of abstract expressionism. There are however, stylistic differences between the two art types. Tachisme was initially part of Art Informel which in favor of more intuitive expression, left geometric abstraction. Tachisme came as a reaction to artworks of Cubism. However, it is closely related to Informalism.

Takashi MURAKAMI | Doraemon: Sitting Up: Weeping Some

Takashi Murakami

Doraemon: Sitting Up: Weeping Some, Laughing Some, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

GBP 1,800

Takashi MURAKAMI | Doraemon Sitting Up: A Pleasant Day Under The Blue Sky | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Takashi Murakami

Doraemon Sitting Up: A Pleasant Day Under The Blue Sky, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

GBP 1,800

Takashi MURAKAMI | Saved by Dokodemo Door (Anywhere Door) | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Takashi Murakami

Saved By Dokodemo Door (Anywhere Door), 2020

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

GBP 1,800

Takashi MURAKAMI | DOB Rainbow | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Takashi Murakami

DOB Rainbow, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

GBP 3,000 - 4,000