The Metaphysician of Bologna: John Berger on Giorgio Morandi, in 1955
Giorgio Morandi’s spare still lifes usually feature only a few objects, many of which tend to be in shades of beige or off-white, and prefigure the work of the Minimalists and Light and Space artists, who would look to him in the 1960s and ’70s for inspiration. A show at David Zwirner that opened today focuses on […]
Morandi's Studio - Leslie Parke
In October a Facebook friend, Isreal Hershberg, posted an album of photos of Morandi’s studio in Bologna, Italy. The house in Via Fondazza 36, in which Giorgio Morandi lived and worked from 1910 to 1964, opened to the public October 17, 2009. Morandi lived with his three unmarried sisters in a dingy apartment in the …
Giorgio Morandi: Paintings, 1950-1964 - artcritical
Lucas Schoormans Gallery 508 West 26th Street, Suite 11B 212 243 3159 through December 4, 2004 There are six paintings, one pencil drawing and one watercolor and pencil drawing in this exhibition of works from the last fifteen years of Giorgio Morandi’s life. In Natura Morta, ( most are titled this) 1955 [V944, refer to...
giorgio morandi: o pintor filósofo
Morandi (1890-1964) morou e trabalhou durante toda a sua vida em Bolonha, Itália. Nasceu e morreu na mesma casa, que dividia com sua irmã. Pintou muitos quadros com flores, pra pagar suas contas. Sua vida era regrada, silenciosa, sem muitos outros acontecimentos extraordinários, além da sua arte magistral.
‘Still Life’, Giorgio Morandi, 1946 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘Still Life’, Giorgio Morandi, 1946 on display at Tate Modern. Morandi’s still life features a number of household objects. He often included the same selection of familiar items in his works. He kept a supply of vases, bottles and jars in his studio to use in his still life paintings. In this work, the objects lose their domestic purpose, becoming sculptural objects. Through repeated studies of the same items, Morandi creates a sense of timelessness. His use of earthy and…
morandi, giorgio natura morta ||| still life
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