Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Franz Kline

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Franz Kline was an American painter. He studied both illustration and painting. He incorporated both of these art forms into his distinct works of large black and white paintings. If you were to take a quick glance at one of his paintings, it would remind you of Japanese calligraphy. At first, Kline was a realist painter. He admired the works of Rembrandt.
 
« The nature of anguish is translated into different forms. »
Franz Kline
After his arrival in New York, Willem de Kooning introduced him to abstract painting. Franz Kline became mainly associated with the Abstract Expressionist movement of the 1940s and 1950s. Monochromatic paintings of using two contrasting colors with wide brushstrokes were the recognized style of Kline's works. He was asked by art patrons why did he only use black.
 
« If you're a painter, you're not alone. There's no way to be alone. »
Franz Kline

He replied, "People sometimes think I take a canvas and paint a black sign on it, but this is not true,the white is painted as well as the black, and it is just as important." He used thick layers of paints to form his signature aggressive and energetic lines.His gestural pieces, such as Nijinsky an Read More

Franz Kline

Untitled, 1997

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What is action painting?

What is action painting?

Action painting is the term which describes the physical act of painting as an essential part of creating an artwork. Action painting includes gestural use of painting tools, splashing and dripping paint, or dancing and moving while applying paint to a work of art.

Daniel ARSHAM | Eroded Brillo Box Figure | Resin  available for sale on composition gallery

Daniel Arsham

Eroded Brillo Box Figure, 2020

Sculpture / Object

Resin

GBP 4,750

Daniel ARSHAM | Crystal Relic 002 - Handheld Gaming System | Resin  available for sale on composition gallery

Daniel Arsham

Crystal Relic 002 - Handheld Gaming System, 2020

Sculpture / Object

Resin

GBP 2,400

Daniel ARSHAM | Eroded 911 Turbo Figure (white) | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Daniel Arsham

Eroded 911 Turbo Figure (white), 2020

Sculpture / Object

Mixed Media

GBP 4,400

Daniel ARSHAM | Eroded Delorean (white) | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Daniel Arsham

Eroded Delorean (white), 2021

Sculpture / Object

Mixed Media

GBP 5,200