Understanding Abstract Art 

by Lynne Gibson

Thursday 13th May 2021

It is often said that Abstract Art is not a style but a state of mind. Come and explore some of the ideas and emotions in key works from Wassily Kandinsky to Bridget Riley. This talk will explore what is meant by Organic and Geometric Abstraction, Gestural and Colour-field Painting, Op Art and Minimalism, and discover that many of these terms were dreamt up by critics and baffled even the artists!

 

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Piet Mondrian (1872-1944), New York City, 1942, oil on canvas, 119.3 x 114.2, Centre Pompidou, Paris
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