Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Jules Olitski

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Seamless layers of intense color intermingling to create an effect of airy clouds of paint made a huge impact in the Art World for Jules Olitski in the mid 1960s. Olitski's objective was to take paint beyond the boundaries both of the canvas and of the artist's brush. He pioneered the technique of using a high-powered industrial spray gun to paint on unprimed canvas.
 
« I work day and night without sleep.
The paintings keep me fired up. »

Jules Olitski
Patutsky in Paradise is probably the best example of this stage of his work. He was also a printmaker and sculptor, exhibiting – as the first living American artist to do so - large aluminum spray-painted sculptures in a one-man exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art.
 
« I think of painting as possessed by a structure…
but a structure born
of the flow of colour feeling. »

Jules Olitski


Jules Olitski studied in New York and Paris after WWI and went on to develop a style combining Parisian influences with American Abstract Expressionism. The 1950s saw him experimenting with various mediums and exhibiting with such 2nd Generation Color Field Painters as Morris Louis and Kenneth Noland. By the mid 1960s his need to escape the limitations of the can Read More

Jules Olitski

Untitled (from Graphic Suite), 1971

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What is abstract expressionism?

What is abstract expressionism?

Commonly known as the 2nd world war art movement that developed in the New York and gained popularity in American painting from as early as 1940s. Since then, it has evolved to become a unique art movement and has enjoyed being a favorite to some well known artists.

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Cats, Black, 2022

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GBP 3,850

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Cats, Red, 2022

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3D Printing Of My Left Hand, 2022

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Vote, 2018

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GBP 3,600