Saturday, July 18, 2009

Browsing Art

Turkish Burhan Doğançay explores torn paper. "Burhan Doğançay is Turkey's most famous living artist. The Burhan Doğançay Museum is the only modern art museum devoted to a single artist in Istanbul. He is known for his "torn paper" style of work. He worked on the Walls series from 1964-1976, creating hundreds of graffiti style works on paper and canvas."

Jean-Michel Basquiat

Howard Finster

Chinese pop artist, Wang Guangyi."Classified in China under the genre of Political Pop, Wang Guangyi’s paintings combine the ideological power of communist propaganda with the seductive allure of advertising."

More art browsing at artnet online auctions.

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