Albert Gleizes | the artist
Born 1881, Paris, France.
Died 1953, Saint Remy de Provence, .
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
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.