Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Zhang Xiaogang

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Zhang Xiaogang is a contemporary Chinese painter who works with symbolism and surrealism. A product of the Cultural Revolution, he uses the conflicts he experienced in terms of overall Chinese cultural and on a personal family level to visually depict the dual nature of life as a Chinese citizen during those years and afterward. 

« Good art is born from knowing yourself deeply: Your art cannot hide how much you have discovered about yourself. »
- Zhang Xiaogang
His series Bloodlines is his expression of exploring the tangled relationships between private feelings and public life during the Cultural Revolution. It was inspired by his mother, who was a beautiful young woman who later came to suffer from schizophrenia. The series features monochromatic, traditional, yet stylized, portraits of Chinese families which Zhang Xiaogang has embellished with large eyes and large pupils.
 
« As an artist, the most important feeling is loneliness. So when I say artists need to isolate themselves from society this is what I mean: You have to look for that feeling of loneliness again.»
- Zhang Xiaogang
 

The subjects are in formal garb and posed to replicate photos common to the decades from 1950 to 1960. He sought to present w Read More

Zhang Xiaogang

Amnesia And Memory, 2009

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USD 8,950

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What is new figuration?

What is new figuration?

A collective term that refers to rejuvenation of figurative art in America and Europe in the year 1960 following an abstraction-dominated period. Michel Ragon, a French art critic argued that revival of figuration took place during a critical period of social and political turbulence in America and Europe.

Arne QUINZE | My home

Arne Quinze

My Home, My House, My Stilt House, 2010

Limited Edition Print

Digital Print On Paper

EUR 1,500

Victor VASARELY | Vilag | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Victor Vasarely

Vilag

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 2,300

Peter DOIG | House of paintings (Haus der Bilder) | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Peter Doig

House Of Paintings (Haus Der Bilder), 2004

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Etching

EUR 1,900

Javacheff CHRISTO | Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451 | Photograph available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451

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Photograph

EUR 11,000