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L'œuvre

(Sans titre)

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Reproduction d'une œuvre

Crédit photographique : © Georges Meguerditchian - Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI /Dist. RMN-GP
© Apostolos Georgiou / GB Agency, Paris

À propos de l'œuvre

Apostolos Georgiou (1952 - )

(Sans titre)

2012

Peinture acrylique sur toile

220 x 220 cm

Inscriptions :A Georgiou 12

Don du Cercle International de la Société des Amis du Musée national d'art moderne, 2016

Numéro d'inventaire : AM 2016-84

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Description for the presentation 2016-2017 in the National Museum of Modern Art

Apostolos Georgiou's painting explores the human condition, and makes play with references to 1950s Greece, the cinema, Greek traditional painting and the stage area of the theatre. While his main subject is the human being, his people are shown as anonymous outlines without any individual characteristics. This work is one of the first paintings in the series he began in 2012 and is still working on.  Georgiou expresses a profound sense of alienation, solitude and humour. He illustrates little tales and speaks of the mythologies of everyday life, revealing existential situations, human vuln...

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