Max Laniado Gallery - Visio Dell'Arte
"An art that is alive does not reproduce the past; it continues it." ~ Auguste Rodin
TODAY'S AND TOMORROW'S MASTERS
AN ELITE OF CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS
SELECTED FOR THEIR UNIQUE AND TIMELESS STYLES
COSMINA - Untitled ref. US36 - 2017 - Oil on canvas - 40 x 60 in
Nicolae A. ENE - Untitled ref. 0517 - 2017 - Acrylic and carbon pigments on panel - 18 x 24 in
Jeff BORTNIKER - Untitled - 2017 - Acylic on canvas
CHHOUR Kaloon - Untitled ref. KDP11 - 2016 - Oil on canvas - 51.2 x 63.8 in
Olivier VALLI - The Wind Rises - Oil, pastels, sprays on canvas - 39.4 x 31.5 in
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June 30, 2017 NEW ARRIVALS BY OLIVIER VALLI
May 25, 2017: NEW ARRIVALS BY JEFF BORTNIKER, CHHOUR KALOON, COSMINA, AND NICOLAE ENE
May 15, 2017: Cosmina's new book: "TOWARD ABSTRACTION - The Path to Abstraction in Modern Art"
Cosmina analyzes and explains how the masters of Modern Art moved to abstraction.
A book that all art lovers must read.
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This book is an incentive for art lovers and art collectors to visit museums, and to understand the influences that led the masters of Modern Art toward Abstraction. It may also be an inspirational guide for contemporary artists in their search toward new developments in Art. This book includes 255 references to Modern Art artworks and a bibliography. [....]
With her unique and unclassifiable style, she created an emotional language inciting viewers to introspection. Cosmina Ene decided to share her passion for art. In this first book, “Toward Abstraction,” she explains how European and American Modern Art masters evolved from Figurative art to Abstraction. [...]
In the third chapter of her book, she develops the main characteristics of Lyrical Abstraction: - in Europe, with the major pioneers of Lyrical Abstraction (Georges Mathieu, Gerard Ernest Schneider, Pierre Soulages, and Hans Hartung); the Tachism movement (Nicolas de Stael, Joan Mitchell, Vieira da Silva). She dedicates a long analysis about Joan Miro, who brought an original and significant contribution to abstract contemporary art. - in the United States, with Action Painting (Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning.), the Color Field (with Mark Rothko), and Minimalism (Agnes Martin) as well as the other artists Cy Twombly and Jasper Johns. She explains how the Abstract Expressionism movement helped New York to become the leader of Western art and how American artists broke away from the western established and traditional aesthetics in favor of a pure translation of human emotions.
NEW ARRIVALS - JULY 2017
20 new artworks by Bortniker, Chhour, Cosmina, Ene, and Valli
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IN THE PRESS
Cosmina featured and interviewed in The New York Optimist Magazine
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