Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is plastic?

What is plastic?

Plastic is a material consisting of synthetic or organic compounds which can be used to mold into objects. Plastics became an artwork medium in the 20th century. Plastics can be cut into shapes to make new objects, assembled in various ways, and painted with acrylics.

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Victor Vasarely

Gestalt Sin, 1970

Sculpture / Object

Plastic

EUR 2,000

William Sweetlove

Cuban Cloned Penguin, 2020

Sculpture / Object

Plastic

EUR 500

Dadamaino

Sein und zeit, 1999

Painting

Plastic

EUR 31,500

Rafael Jesus Soto

Permutacion, 1978

Sculpture / Object

Plastic

EUR 3,320

Enrico Castellani

Superficie Bianca, 1968

Limited Edition Print

Plastic

EUR 3,300

Yaacov Agam

Rainbow Torah, 1992

Sculpture / Object

Plastic

EUR 1,500

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Street Art

Art that's created and executed in public locations outside the traditional contexts or art venues. It gained popularity during the 1980s during graffiti art boom. It has developed and continues to be applied into all subsequent incarnations. The common forms of this art include pop-up art, sticker art, stencil graffiti and sculpture or street installation among other forms. Sometimes, "guerrilla art", "neo graffiti", "post graffiti" and "urban art" are used in this context to refer to the created artwork.

Grupo Ruptura

Grupo Ruptura was an organization formed in Brazil by artists who wished to break away from the old forms of naturalist painting in favor of geometric abstract art. The seven published their Ruptura Manifesto, early in the 1950s, advocating “new art for a new country”.

Dada

Also called Dadaism, Dada was a literary and artistic movement that started in 1916 in the area of Zurich, Switzerland. It began as a rejection of rationalism and nationalism which were seen as practices that brought world war I. It also had some political affinities in addition to being an anti world-war I art. Dada activities were demonstrations, gatherings, and the publication of literary/art journals that covered culture and political topics.

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