Adrian Schiess: A Perfectly Normal Discourse About Painting

Adrian Schiess: A Perfectly Normal Discourse About Painting
Library Shelf Location 18.SCHI
Publication Date 2014

“For Adrian Schiess, painting has never meant wanting to build an oeuvre. It is above all about following through a vital questioning whose finality is revealed only as it progresses. For almost thirty years, Adrian Schiess has been pursuing an artistic and spiritual adventure that has never swerved from its original direction, so that we now have a powerful sense of the coherence of both the man and his art. Artists have always taught us how to enter the real, to perceive the world's density. The work enables us to refine our gaze, it stimulates the surprises of contemplation, recreating the essential links between man and nature. The work as mirror of nature, mediator in our relation to the world, stimulates multiple uses, like a critical mirror of society, questioning the viewer about ideas of growth, death, chance, contingency and transience.”
Pascal Neveux

ISBN 9782358640602
Quantity 1
Pages 208
Authors Denys Zacharopoulos, Ulrich Loock, Pascal Neveux
Format Paperback
Publisher Analogues, maison d'édition pour l'art contemporain
Related Artist Adrian Schiess
Category Painting
Languages English, French

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