Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Richard Artschwager

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Richard Artschwager was a painter and sculptor with a reputation for being a creative individualist. He earned a B.A. in Physics from Cornell University, studying before and after his military service in World War II. But his passion for the arts continued throughout his life, and he studied art in Paris for one year following the war. He developed a business as a furniture designer and manufacturer, building modern and simple pieces to support his family.
 
« There isn't any art until some creature sees and consumes it. And has a reaction. »
Richard Artschwager
He was able to merge his artistic expression with his work as a skilled craftsman, and often used construction materials, such as Celotex, Formica, and wood in combination with his painting. He is famous for creating “blps”, which were punctuation marks enlarged and made of wood, horsehair and paint and placed in spaces, becoming linguistic references.
 
« My most important quality or property is curiosity. And that had its beginning in what I was going to do with my life. »
Richard Artschwager




Richard Artschwager is noted for his work with architectural themes exploring the processes of fragmentation and expansion. He created his art using his own photographs, three-dimensional furniture, mirrors and reflections, painted woods, “blp Read More

Richard Artschwager

Liebespaar (Lovers), 2005

Limited Edition Print

Serigraph

USD 1,650

Richard Artschwager

Untitled (Box With Drawers), 1971

Sculpture / Object

Wood

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What is pop-art?

What is pop-art?

Refers to an art movement that began in Britain in 1955 and late 1950s in the U.S. It challenged fine arts tradition by including popular culture imagery such as news and advertising. Pop art sometimes isolates and removes a material from its context and combines it with another unrelated material. This concept refers much to the attitudes that resulted in it and not on the art itself. Pop art employs comic books, advertising and other mass culture aspects. It is interpreted to have come as a reaction to abstract expressionism dominant ideas.

Alex KATZ | Black Hats IV | Screen-print  available for sale on composition gallery

Alex Katz

Black Hats IV, 2012

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

USD 100,000 - 120,000

Takashi MURAKAMI | Signal | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Takashi Murakami

Signal, 2015

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

USD 3,500

Takashi MURAKAMI | Red Demon Blue Demon with 48 Arhats | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Takashi Murakami

Red Demon Blue Demon With 48 Arhats, 2013

Limited Edition Print

Offset Print

USD 5,500

Mel RAMOS | Campbell's Soup Girls (set of 3) | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Mel Ramos

Campbell's Soup Girls (set Of 3)

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

USD 2,550