Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is sand?

What is sand?

Sand is loose grains of material primarily made of quartz, mica, feldspar and other minerals and rocks. Sand paintings are made by pouring colored sands into designs; often for cultural rituals and special celebrations. The designs take many days to complete, and finally brushed away.

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Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #12, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #9, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #7, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #6, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #5, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #3, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #2, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #11, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #B05, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,600

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #B04, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,600

Gunther Uecker

Ouroboros #10, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Sand

EUR 8,000

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Happening

Happening is the term used to describes artistic, theatrical events held by artists of the 1950s and 60s. These events were usually staged in a gallery installation or planned environment which featured audience participation, lighting, sounds and slide projections. Later, performance art included the artists.

Gestural

Gestural is a term which describes painting with freely sweeping brush strokes. The main goal of gestural art was to allow the artist to physically portray emotional impulses. Viewers were thought to understand inner artistic thoughts revealed through the varied, yet expressive paint marks.

Concrete art

Art movement that strongly emphasizes on abstraction. The term concrete was coined by the artist Theo Van Doesburg as he founded a group in the 1930s called "Art Concret" together with four other artists namely Heinz Mack, Yaacov Agam, Pol Bury and Jesus Soto Rafael. Concrete art can include both sculpture and painting..

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