Albert Gleizes | the artist

The artist Albert Gleizes
Born 1881, Paris, France.
Died 1953 Saint Remy de Provence.

Style and technique of the artist: Writing, Painting,

French painter, printmaker and writer. His work as a painter is accompanied by an immense body of theoretical work, addressing the question posed to starkly by Duchamp and Picabia: why should we paint? What is the justification for the work of art? Over his life he touches on many spheres of human activity - religious, political and cultural history, physics and the philosophy of work.

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Albert Gleizes (Paris, 1881-Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, 1953) est né dans une famille propre à épanouir son sens pictural…
Biography and works
It was works such as this, which was widely exhibited at the avant-garde Salons, that fed the public outcry against Cubism.

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