Comments on: Antoni Tàpies at Museo Fortuny in Venice http://abstractcritical.com/article/antoni-tapies-at-museo-fortuny-in-venice/ Abstract Critical is a not-for profit company aiming to establish a new critical context for all generations of artists involved with ambitious abstract art. Sun, 09 Nov 2014 17:23:33 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 By: Ronald Boaks http://abstractcritical.com/article/antoni-tapies-at-museo-fortuny-in-venice/#comment-548785 Tue, 13 May 2014 20:36:08 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=article&p=7925#comment-548785 Very informative and well written article.
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By: Patrick Jones http://abstractcritical.com/article/antoni-tapies-at-museo-fortuny-in-venice/#comment-402766 Sun, 02 Mar 2014 16:54:43 +0000 http://abstractcritical.com/?post_type=article&p=7925#comment-402766 Thank you ,Ken,for a terrific piece on Tapies,who I am on record on this site as finding a moving and fascinating artist.His wish for a politically engaged Art,I find a pre-requisite for ambitious Art.The fact he had his own somber colour sense,which is extremely affecting, actually supports the sense of shock of juxtaposition in his best works.Catalonia is such a wonderfull soil to grow in,Barcelona a maze of treasures,where students should roam at will to feel the same sense of history and mystery.He and Miro ,who were both arrested by Franco for supporting the cause of the subsequently garotted anarchist,are national heros.I would love to see this show,but must be content with Waddingtons occasional pieces. I am acutely aware and disappointed how ignorant the British are about this artist and how his Art works on us.

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