Si apre a Pachuca Messico il 26 settembre 2016 la rassegna di mostre americane di Mario Minarini alla Galeria del Centro Cultural Universitario con la mostra “Firenze, guida ai luoghi dell’anima”. Il progetto che poi porterà la mostra in giro […]
Deve essere la primavera... Piccoli oli fioriti..
Poppies, Oil on wood, 40x48cm
Spring has arrived in Florence after a long period of cold and rainy days. The colors of this Renaissance basin are transforming, the days are getting longer, the light is stronger, warmer, and signs of life and rebirth are popping up all around us. My favorite spring flower is the poppy, and I have been painting it for as long as I can remember. This flower, for me, with its vivacious red color exuding passion and energy, represents the springtime. I have tried to put in as much dynamism as possible, all the while communicating the weightlessness and delicacy of these poppies. As I often do in my still life paintings(see “Composition on with Pink Roses”), I like to leave in a symbol representing the artist. Here I have chosen a bottle of linseed oil. It isn’t a material I use in my painting, however the tradition linseed oil represents in the history of oil painting reflects one aspect of myself and my works. My formation as an artist began in goldsmith workshops, much like the formation of Renaissance artists. My interest has always been art as a craft, aware of the past behind us that makes me a contemporary man, however interested in reality as symbolic and non-representational. To quote Morandi, “there is nothing as abstract as reality”. ... See more
Saatchi Art is pleased to offer the painting, "Poppies," by Mario Minarini, available for purchase at $1,105 USD. Original Painting: Wood on Oil. Size is 15.7 H x 19.1 W x 0.4 in.
Yesterday....and today. Not quite finished yet!
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Oil on Wood
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Florence is the city where I was born and the place I call home. This is a view from the Piazzale Michelangelo, the most famous lookout point of the city.
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