Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Manuel Alvarez
Bravo

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Manuel Alvarez Bravo was a self-taught artistic photographer from Mexico. His style was surrealistic, and Bravo sought to avoid depicting stereotypes of Mexican culture in his photos. Early in his career he was influenced by Japanese prints, Cubism, French Surrealism, and abstract art forms, but later in life he drew much influence from Mexico's muralism movement.
 
« The word 'art' is very slippery. It really has no importance in relation to one's work. »
Manuel Alvarez Bravo
Bravo's work spanned many fields, from promotional work commissioned by the government to cinematic pieces for the film industry.
 
« I work for the pleasure, for the pleasure of the work, and everything else is a matter for the critics. »
Manuel Alvarez Bravo


He also spent several decades teaching photography at the National School of Arts and the Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematográficos, where his students included Graciela Iturbide and Nacho Lopez. Bravo's photos have been exhibited in some of the most esteemed galleries in the United States and Mexico, including the J. Paul Getty Museum and Casa Lamm Cultural Center. Because of his contributions to the photographic arts in Mexico, Manuel Alvarez Bravo is considered of of the most important fig Read More

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Manuel Alvarez Bravo

Instrumental, 1931

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What is Surrealism?

What is Surrealism?

Surrealism began in the 1920s with artists and writers whose works aimed to reveal the unconscious to unleash subconscious imagination, and explore unusual imagery. Bringing the unconscious into rational life was one key thematic goal of this group influenced by Sigmund Freud’s psychoanalysis theories.

Jean TINGUELY | Chaos I | Etching available for sale on kunzt gallery

Jean Tinguely

Chaos I, 1973

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 2,500

Nobuyoshi ARAKI | Polaroid #15 | Polaroid available for sale on kunzt gallery

Nobuyoshi Araki

Polaroid #15

Photography

Polaroid

EUR 1,100

Mark TOBEY | Album internacional | Etching available for sale on kunzt gallery

Mark Tobey

Album Internacional, 1973

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 750

Fernando BOTERO | Dessins et Aquarelles (Book + 2 Prints) | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Fernando Botero

Dessins Et Aquarelles (Book + 2 Prints), 1984

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 14,000