Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Louise J. Bourgeois was a French-American artist and sculptor. She was extremely influential in modern and contemporary art and she became publicly recognized as the founder of the confessional art movement. She studied art at several reputable schools including Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Ecole du Louvre, and Ecole des Beaux-Arts. After marrying her American husband, Robert Goldwater, and moving to New York City, Louise Bourgeois turned her focus to sculpture.
 
« My art is a form of restoration in terms of my feelings to myself and to others. »
Louise J. Bourgeois
During this time, her artistic creations would often exude themes of loneliness, anxiety, and betrayal. She often used junkyard scraps and driftwood that she would then carve into upright wood sculptures. Bourgeois would cover the impurities of the wood with paint and then use nails to create holes and scratches in the piece to articulate a certain emotion. One great example of her work is a piece entitled, “Sleeping Figure”.
 
« To express your emotions, you have to be very loose and receptive. The unconscious will come to you if you have that gift that artists have. I only know if I'm inspired by the results. »
Louise J. Bourgeois

The piece depicts a war veteran who is unable to face the real world due to vulnerability. In 1954, Bourgeois joined the Amer Read More

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Ode A Ma Mere - Portfolio (9), 1995

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Louise Bourgeois

Metamorfosis VI (Deluxe), 1999

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Louise Bourgeois

Metamorfosis V, 1999

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Louise Bourgeois

Metamorfosis II, 1999

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Louise Bourgeois

Metamorfosis I , 1999

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What is contemporary art?

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Contemporary art describes avant-garde or innovative art created in the recent past or the present day. The date describing the beginning of contemporary art varies by the institutions which exhibit the style. The museums often date the era based on their founding year.

Rupprecht GEIGER | Untitled | Screen-print available for sale on kunzt gallery

Rupprecht Geiger

Untitled

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 2,200

Gunther FORG | Unikat IV | Watercolor available for sale on kunzt gallery

Gunther Forg

Unikat IV, 1998

Limited Edition Print

Watercolor

EUR 1,900

Gunther FORG | Unikat III | Watercolor available for sale on kunzt gallery

Gunther Forg

Unikat III, 1998

Limited Edition Print

Watercolor

EUR 1,900

Piero DORAZIO | Luceombra | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Piero Dorazio

Luceombra, 1972

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 1,100