Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Tomma Abts

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With upright frameworks and perpendicular arrangements, which challenge the bystander as a striking representational structure would, Tomma Abts has built an enthusiastic following for her conceptual paintings. Born in Kiel in Germany in 1967, Abts has decided to name many of her works after German provinces and counties, a choice which amplifies the personification of her thematic process. She rarely decides which subject matter to explore, prior to immersing herself with the particulars of her method, which invariably include a specific canvas size, and her usual operating tools.

"I work inside- out, so to say, and the shapes are almost negative shapes." 
Tomma Abts
 
She favours fast drying industrial paint as well as pigments to expand her sketches form initial, carefully patterned components. Her paintings are often viewed as theoretical, and non-pictorial, and she has indeed decided to distance herself from the German Expressionist school of art: she has consciously decided to avoid conventional forms of characterization.

"I start with nothing really, I make no sketches before I start the painting, I work directly onto the canvas." 
Tomma Abts

 
The reality of the world perceptible with the senses, is seldom featured in her paintings, and she doesn't borrow from the specifics of individual physical experience to relate her vision the observer. Instead, she conjures multi-layered configurations, which creat
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Tomma Abts

Ohne Titel, 2015

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Photograph

USD 1,250

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What is abstract art?

What is abstract art?

Abstract art uses visual language of form, shape, line and color to achieve its desired effect. However, it does not attempt or seek to represent external reality but the created abstract art composition may exist with a level or degree of independence from the world's visual references.

Albert  RÀFOLS-CASAMADA | Estiu-5 | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Albert Ràfols-Casamada

Estiu-5, 1988

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 450

Albert  RÀFOLS-CASAMADA | Estiu-4 | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Albert Ràfols-Casamada

Estiu-4, 1988

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 450

Albert  RÀFOLS-CASAMADA | Ocells-2  | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Albert Ràfols-Casamada

Ocells-2 , 1993

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 650

Albert  RÀFOLS-CASAMADA | Gran-5 | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Albert Ràfols-Casamada

Gran-5, 2002

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 700