Il rettileBy Andrea Benetti
Mixed Media, oil and karkadè on bas-relief in plaster on canvas
Dimensions: 60cm (H) x 50cm (W) x 2cm (D) / 23.6" (H) x 19.7" (W) x 0.8" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.
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This collection of works was born to remind you that the style of figurative painting, symbolism and abstract works of art were first conceived by primitive man. Some colored geometric shapes, found in rock paintings, the many symbols encoded by Professor André Leroi Gourhan, are revisited, transfigured, idealized, imagined, reinvented in the works of Andrea Benetti, who wants to highlight the true origins of abstract art.
Based in: Bologna
𝐁𝐈𝐎𝐆𝐑𝐀𝐏𝐇𝐘 𝐎𝐅 𝐀𝐍𝐃𝐑𝐄𝐀 𝐁𝐄𝐍𝐄𝐓𝐓𝐈
Andrea Benetti was born in Bologna in 1964. He is a painter, photographer, and designer.
In 2006, he drew up the Manifesto of Neo-Cave Art, and presented in 2009 at the 53rd Venice Biennale, at the Ca' Foscari University. The Manifesto was inspired by the birth of …
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