Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Akbar Padamsee is a modern Indian painter and artist. He is viewed as one of the early voices in modern Indian painting, along with M.F. Hussain, Souza and Raza. His media have included plastic emulsion, oil painting, watercolor, printmaking, sculpture, photographer and even computer graphics. He has also created sculpture, photography and lithographs.
 
« I never work out my colours by how they look,
but by how they move. »

Akbar Padamsee
In 1951, Akbar Padamsee went to Paris with Raza, and there he met Stanley Hayter, a surrealist who served as his mentor. Padamsee joined Hayter's studio (Atelier 17) and then held his first exhibition in 1952 in Paris. The artists in this show displayed their works anonymously which meant that he shared in the prize which Jouranl d'Artegave his work with Jean Carzou.
 
« The conscious mind is like a monkey bitten by a scorpion.  It is never still.  As a result most of our unconscious feelings escape us.  
An artist needs to be in silence. »

Akbar Padamsee

His first solo exhibition came in 1954 at the Jehangir Art Gallery. Akbar Padamsee’s work is primarily introspective. His series of "Mirror Images" are abstract designs that come th Read More

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Akbar Padamsee

Portrait, 1996

Drawing / Watercolor

Mixed Media

USD 2,500

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What is Contemporary art from India?

What is Contemporary art from India?

Contemporary art from India dates from 1985 to the present. In India, this period is called the post-liberalization era, and includes artists who feel the freedom to work independent of traditional Hindu or social traditions for artworks, and use distinctly Indian materials and objects.

 KAWS | Urge (portfolio) | Screen-print available for sale on kunzt gallery

KAWS

Urge (portfolio), 2020

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

USD 46,900

Wifredo LAM | Le monde magique; La sensualitè de la femme | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on kunzt gallery

Wifredo Lam

Le Monde Magique; La Sensualitè De La Femme, 1980

Limited Edition Print

Etching And Aquatint

EUR 1,900

Man RAY | Le mannequin; Costume de balle | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on kunzt gallery

Man Ray

Le Mannequin; Costume De Balle, 1975

Limited Edition Print

Etching And Aquatint

EUR 1,900

Roberto MATTA | La colomba DC9 eccitata | Pastel available for sale on kunzt gallery

Roberto Matta

La Colomba DC9 Eccitata, 1975

Drawing / Watercolor

Pastel

EUR 2,450