Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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William Kentridge

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William Kentridge is an artist from South Africa who is best known for his animated films. He also produces prints, drawings and sculptures. His work first started to come to prominence in the early 1970's and he is still producing works of art today, with sculptures that he had created being unveiled in 2012 and 2013.
 
« I am only an artist, my job is to make
drawings not to make sense. »

William Kentridge
William Kentridge’s animations are not made in the more traditional way of having each scene on a separate print. Instead the changes to the images in the animation are made by making alterations to the same sheet of paper. This creates something quite unique, as it is sometimes possible to still see previous scenes which have been erased as you watch the animation.
 
« The drawings don't start with 'a beautiful mark'. It has to be a mark of something out there in the world. »
William Kentridge

This single piece of paper is then displayed as a piece of art in its own right. Even though it is William Kentridge’s animated films that he is most well known for, drawing and printmaking are still the foundation of all his other artworks. Although his wo Read More

William Kentridge

No Idea Thought Image, 2016

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 800

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What is animation?

What is animation?

Animation is the term used to describe the process of showing sequences of static images in quick succession to create the illusion that the images are moving. Illustrators painstakingly drew separate images, slightly changing the moving parts with each image creating a movement series.

Damien HIRST | Psalm: Ad te

Damien Hirst

Psalm: Ad Te, Domine, Levavi, 2009

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

USD 21,000

Sam FRANCIS | Untitled (SF-257) from Marginalia: Hommage to Shimizu Suite | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Sam Francis

Untitled (SF-257) From Marginalia: Hommage To Shimizu Suite, 1979

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

USD 4,800

Robert INDIANA | Decade (The Figure 5) | Screen-print  available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Indiana

Decade (The Figure 5), 1971

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

USD 4,500

Keith HARING | Story of Red and Blue #3 | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Keith Haring

Story Of Red And Blue #3, 1989

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

USD 4,800