Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is metal?

What is metal?

Metal is traditionally used in art primarily to make sculptures, jewelry, masks, adornments, tools and weapons. All of these items may feature decorative elements. Types of metal include bronze, brass, cast iron, Gray Iron, copper, gold, tin, wrought iron, and silver.

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Rafael Barrios

Levitation III,

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 5,000

Fernandez Arman

Cavaquinho, 2002

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 5,970

Ron Arad

Flat Mate,

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 9,000

Cesar Baldaccini

Compression, 1990

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 19,500

Man Ray

Cadeau (special edition),

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 5,680

Franz West

Privatlampe des Künstlers I, 1989

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 4,850

Panamarenko

Milky Ways & Happenings - original plate,

Limited Edition Print

Metal

Make Your Offer

Alex Katz

Ruth from Black Dress, 2017

Sculpture / Object

Metal

Inquire For Price

Mel Ramos

Mixed Nuts, 2008

Limited Edition Print

Metal

EUR 3,380

Franz West

Privat-Lampe des Künstlers II, 1989

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 6,000

Franz West

Suspension Lamp, 1991

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 3,200

Shen Jingdong

Salute, 2013

Sculpture / Object

Metal

USD 23,600

Anthony Caro

Private Listing

Sculpture / Object

Metal

Request Info

Jaume Plensa

Private Listing

Sculpture / Object

Metal

Request Info

Guillaume Corneille

Chat Exotique des Iles du sud,

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 600

William Sweetlove

Cloned RED Aluminum FROG with backpack, 2011

Sculpture / Object

Metal

EUR 1,400

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Junk art

Art that tries to demonstrate that any kind of material or object can be used to create a wide range of paintings, sculptures, installations and assemblages. Many Junk art works have been produced by use of the ordinary materials around us. By simply applying knowledge and skills of art, great works can be produced.

Transavanguardia

Italian version for Neo Expressionism that refers to an art movement that moved across Italy and some other parts of Western Europe between 1970s and 1980s. It simply means beyond avant-garde. The art movement came as a response to conceptual art's explosion that got many expression mediums by reintroducing emotion and reviving painting. Transvanguardia marked a turning point back to mythic imagery and figurative art which at the time, was rediscovered.

Brutalism

Brutalism is the term used to describe the 1950s and 60s architectural style which used raw concrete construction to build block like forms as the basis for buildings. The style was often used in public housing and public buildings, featuring massive geometric concrete facades.

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