In conceptual art the idea or concept is the most important aspect of the work.
Sol LeWitt is credited as one of the pioneers of the conceptual art movement that came out of New York in the 1960s. He is best known for his large-scale wall drawings which utilize the skill of students and draftsmen in order to execute them.
In my case, I used the elements of these simple forms - square, cube, line and color - to produce logical systems. Most of these systems were finite; that is, they were complete using all possible variations. This kept them simple.
BRAFA 202329.01 - 5.02.2023MARUANI MERCIER Gallery is pleased to return to this year's edition of BRAFA with a selection of artists reflecting their dynamic modern and contemporary program. Works by household names including Ross Bleckner, Ron Gorchov, Peter Halley, Le Corbusier, Sol Lewitt, Tony Matelli, Paul Mogensen, Hermann Nitsch, Arne Quinze, Takis, and Gérard Schneider, are shown in tandem with rising talents including Cornelius Annor and Kwesi Botchway. A highlight includes early works by kinetic art pioneer Takis. These works, from his Signals series, are largely inspired by the movement of radar antennas....Read more