Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Motivated by political activism, Riyas Komu's intent in art is to expose socio-economic ambiguities that persist in Indian society and elsewhere. Komu's works represent strength, boldness, and voice for social justice as in his own words, "Social action has power."

 « If you save art, art will save you »
– Riyas Komu
Gifted with expertise in multiple mediums and styles, he has produced artworks encompassing oil on canvas, acrylic and oil on canvas, archival print on brushed silver metal laminate, mixed media on linen pasted on canvas, photography, digital print, and bronze sculpture. 

Appreciating Riyas Komu's artwork often requires deep understanding of contextual background. For example, he has installed statues of Indian thinker and politician B. R. Ambedker, who is often regarded as the father of Indian constitution, in Nirox Cultural Park in South Africa. The multiple statues of Ambedker in varying heights in that work are suggestive of division and hierarchy in the society, which has hindered both countries progress. The artwork tries to relate India and South Africa and their struggle Read More

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Riyas Komu

Last Landscape 1, 2008

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Oil On Canvas

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What is pop-art?

What is pop-art?

Refers to an art movement that began in Britain in 1955 and late 1950s in the U.S. It challenged fine arts tradition by including popular culture imagery such as news and advertising. Pop art sometimes isolates and removes a material from its context and combines it with another unrelated material. This concept refers much to the attitudes that resulted in it and not on the art itself. Pop art employs comic books, advertising and other mass culture aspects. It is interpreted to have come as a reaction to abstract expressionism dominant ideas.

Luc TUYMANS | Xphone | Mixed Media available for sale on kunzt gallery

Luc Tuymans

Xphone, 2011

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

EUR 4,850

Eduardo CHILLIDA | Gezna IV | Etching available for sale on kunzt gallery

Eduardo Chillida

Gezna IV, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 4,300

Eduardo CHILLIDA | Gezna II | Etching available for sale on kunzt gallery

Eduardo Chillida

Gezna II, 1968

Limited Edition Print

Etching

EUR 4,300

Miquel BARCELÓ | Hombre Borracho En Un Bar 1 | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Miquel Barceló

Hombre Borracho En Un Bar 1, 1983

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 3,700