Alberto giacometti

Discover the captivating sculptures and paintings of Alberto Giacometti, a visionary artist known for his unique style and profound influence on modern art. Immerse yourself in the world of this creative genius and be inspired by his masterpieces. | Alberto Giacometti - Pommes dans L’Atelier [1950] [Sotheby’s, New York - Oil on canvas, 70 x 42.5 cm] Painting & Drawing, Art, Sculptures, Street Art, Thunderstruck, Piet Mondrian, Fine Art, Impressionist, Art Works

Giacometti once quipped that only Francis Bacon had a messier studio than he did, perhaps indicative of a certain pride that he may have taken in his own permissive disorderliness. Yet, there are obvious elements of staging in these compositions that remind us of the artist's overall control of his environment. We can see this in the present work, where a few strategically placed ripe-red apples appear almost enshrined on a stool at the centre of the composition. The tension between order…

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Alberto Giacometti was born October 10, 1901, in Borgonovo, Switzerland, and grew up in the nearby town of Stampa. His father, Giovanni, was a Post-Impressionist painter. From 1919 to 1920, he studied painting at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and sculpture and drawing at the Ecole des Arts et Métiers in Geneva. In 1920, he traveled to Italy, where he was impressed by the works of Alexander Archipenko and Paul Cézanne at the Venice Biennale. He was also deeply affected by African and Egyptian art…