Never Trust a Loving God: Connoisseur's Gallery

Never Trust a Loving God: Connoisseur's Gallery

by Nick Tosches, Gravleur
     
 

Nick Tosches discovered Thierry Alonso Gravleur's paintings in one of the major Los Angeles art galleries. He was immediately stricken by the strength of Gravleur's expressionist works which almost obsessively explore the human face: Gravleur is capable of rendering a face like no-one since Rembrandt and of capturing a soul like no-one since Bosch. Both artists… See more details below

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Nick Tosches discovered Thierry Alonso Gravleur's paintings in one of the major Los Angeles art galleries. He was immediately stricken by the strength of Gravleur's expressionist works which almost obsessively explore the human face: Gravleur is capable of rendering a face like no-one since Rembrandt and of capturing a soul like no-one since Bosch. Both artists meet and unsurprisingly decide to work together. They share the same vision of a humanity torn between idealization and pulsing. The result matches each artist's talent: Tosches' words echo Gravleur's drawings; Gravleur's drawings and paintings illustrate Tosches' words.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9782757202647
Publisher:
Somogy Art Publishers
Publication date:
12/16/2009
Pages:
124
Product dimensions:
9.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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