Peter Doig | 882 Artworks | MutualArt
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Briey (Concrete Cabin), 1996 - Peter Doig - WikiArt.org
‘Briey (Concrete Cabin)’ was created in 1996 by Peter Doig in Magic Realism style. Find more prominent pieces of cityscape at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
No one has scrutinized the Caribbean with more devotion, sensitivity, and protectiveness than Derek Walcott, a St. Lucian poet, playwright, and painter who has made its landscape the touchstone of his art. He flew to Montreal in 2014 for Peter Doig’s exhibition “No Foreign Lands,” urged by the French editor Harry Jancovici, who after reading Walcott on Caribbean painting proposed a joint project. It began with the artist steering Walcott through the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, watching…
A Critique of Peter Doig
A contemporary artist alive today influencing me with his paintings is Peter Doig. A reason why his work is influential is because he incorporates the abstract with representational subjects, often referencing established artists in history such as Klimt and Mondrian, and putting the emphasis on color and HOW each work is painted, not why it was made or what the subject matter is. For example, the painting above is a dark picture of green-faced men in costumes, yet it is the way the picture…