4 abstract painters, so what do I do here? The following is a guest post about modern and contemporary abstract painters written by my friend, art couch and better painter, Xavier Ribas. When Antonio proposed me to write about abstract art commitment while using as example the work of four abstract painters, I accepted the invitation without hesitation, but then I realized that I was a figurative painter, and although …Read More
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Space Occupancies | Antonio Basso´s new abstract paintings
Abstract paintings During these past few months I´ve been working on a new abstract art concept I name “Space Occupancies”. How did it start?… I was having coffee in a terrace near MACBA (Barcelona´s modern art museum) and suddenly started watching a building in front of me that did not let me see what was behind it, though I could sense it by watching its surroundings. The more I looked, …Read More
Richard Diebenkorn, Iconoclast
A great exhibition of one of the most admired XXth abstract artists. I would love to see it!!…. Richard Diebenkorn, Iconoclast May 4, 2012 Let’s cut to the chase. Richard Diebenkorn is an artist of supreme soulful significance. Any opportunity to submerge oneself in his luxuriating hues and intelligent compositions should be immediately embraced. The chance to see an exhibition of 75 paintings, drawings and prints is nothing less than a …Read More
The 10 most admired XXth century Abstract Artists (add your preferred ones)
Hi, I´m preparing some articles on the most admired XXth century Abstract Artists. The first one will talk about the 10 most admired Abstract Painters and I need your collaboration because the list will be based on your individual preferences (although you only need to share at least one abstract artist) I know individual preferences change over time. I also know it´s quite difficult to choose among so many XXth …Read More
Superb Modern Abstract Art: 4 splendid art installations (II)
Ephemeral abstract art from all over the world. For this article I include four more examples of superb modern art installations worth knowing and observing. Check this article for more great abstract art installationsas well as state of the art books on this subject To me, some common characteristics of these ephemeral contemporary art interventions are color, size or movement. Visually speaking, they are simply fantastic and inspirational. The above picture …Read More
Contemporary abstract art: implosions and explosions
Modern Abstract Art: videos, paintings, sculpture and photography Last week, many examples of abstract art implosions and explosions showed up in my computer screen. It´s curious because I did not search them!. They just appeared so I decided to make this interesting post full of alternative contemporary art examples. Let´s start with this fabulous colorful and full on movement abstract paintings by Mark Schoening. I found this intriguing contemporary artist …Read More
Modern Abstract Art: Expressionists Painting Techniques
a3eeb42d1f09f71607c9c6f460ce7940 Abstract Expressionism art at the Museum of Modern Art in New York MOMA, the museum of modern art & the house of the best american modern abstract art collection in the world, made a superb exhibition around the modern abstract expressionists movement.
Modern art paintings: The Nahmad Collection
Abstract art by: Miró, Kandinski, Malevich and Lucio Fontana These days, an important modern art (sXX) exhibition takes place at the Zurich’s Kunsthaus museum. The abstract and non abstract paintings showed belong to the Nahmad´s family exclusive, impressive and wide art collection (sources say it has more than 4.000 works), from which they have only chosen a houndred!!.
Modern abstract art: Best Spanish Abstract Art Museum
Top Abstract Artists in an art museum (Spain 1950´s to 1970´s) (note: The abstract and non abstract pictures I show in this post are details of some of the impressive artworks I saw. To see the complete abstract paintings … you must visit this modern art museum Last week I visited an impressive modern art museum. Probably, the best abstract art museum I have ever been in. It is a …Read More
Modern Abstract Painting: abstract art pictures of a finished painting
Abstract art painting process This new modern abstract painting belongs to my abstract art collection called Ties, where the focus is tension. I name it Tie #7 In the following abstract art pictures, I will show you the process I have followed in order to make it.
Modern Art Gallery application: Abstract Art Works by Antonio Basso
First art gallery application This is the application I´m sending to various modern art galleries in Barcelona. Hope you enjoy it: Hi, I´m an abstract painter from Barcelona, with a huge desire to exhibit my abstract art in a good modern art gallery.
Modern abstract art: Exhibiting in a non art modern gallery
Abstract art not only for art galleries I just hang some modern abstract art paintings in a new space: a cutting edge lawyers firm office VBB abogados, that is located in one of Barcelona´s most luxury avenues, Paseo de Gracia.