Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Marisa Merz

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Marisa Merz is a multimedia painter and sculptor, as well as the only female artist to be associated with the artistic movement Arte Povera. Since Merz was born in Italy, she was located at the very heart of the movement. Arte Povera promoted a return to simplicity above all else and emphasized the idea that there was significant meaning in the everyday.
 
« There has never been any division between my life and my work. »
Marisa Merz
Though Merz's sculptures express these themes, her work is just as much an exploration of her own existence. Merz is known for her use of the humble, nontraditional art materials she incorporates into her paintings and multimedia installations.
 
« I’m not interested in power or in career; only myself and the world interest me. I can do little, very little. I am battling against malice and competition. I cannot escape the reality I see. »
Marisa Merz


Some of the things she has used in her work include wire, clay, copper, and many different types of fabric. Marisa Merz takes the themes of the everyday a step further by making use of techniques that would not typically be considered fine art - examples include weaving and knitting. Combining these materials and techniques gives Marisa Merz's work an interesting and particularly relevant edge.

Marisa Merz

Untitled, 2018

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What is feminist art?

What is feminist art?

Refers to the art that branched from the feminist art-movement between the years 1960-1970. It grew with the intention of criticizing the 20th century gender ideals including the canon of art history by creation of dialogue between artwork and the viewer through feminist lens.

Paul DELVAUX | Le tramway | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Paul Delvaux

Le Tramway, 1971

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EUR 2,600

Joan MIRÓ |  El Cazador de Pulpos | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on composition gallery

Joan Miró

El Cazador De Pulpos, 1969

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Etching And Aquatint

EUR 18,200

Richard DIEBENKORN | Seated Woman in Arm Chair | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Richard Diebenkorn

Seated Woman In Arm Chair, 1965

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Alexander CALDER | Pyramids & Spirales de Couleurs | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Alexander Calder

Pyramids & Spirales De Couleurs, 1974

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