January 3, 2019
Multi-disciplinary artist Wilhelm Sasnal explores modern visible tradition by working with discovered pictures sourced from newspapers, magazines, and the web. Sasnal’s work juxtapose broad swirling brush strokes with exact, flatly rendered particulars. Abstracted landscapes encompass small human and animal figures in restricted coloration palettes. Though the artist incessantly works in oil on canvas, his work additionally spans acrylic and watercolor work and filmmaking.
In an artist assertion on Hauser and Wirth gallery’s web site, Sasnal explains, “I feel pictures aren’t necessary due to the numbers that encompass us. However portray has an opportunity. There’s at all times portray, like there’s tune. I don’t suppose it wants hypothesis as as to if it’s alive or useless.” Sasnal lives and works in Kraków, Poland. You’ll be able to see extra of the artist’s work on the web sites of Hauser & Wirth and Anton Kern Gallery.