The Golden Age of Abstraction: Right Now

Riffling on the past as it comments on our own time, contemporary abstraction evokes landscapes, bodies, signs, buildings and much more. 

As we see the years of 1912-25 and 1974-70 as the two golden ages of abstract art, the feeling the present revival of abstraction is no more than a silver age. The present is so misleading and we can never tell what will happen, it’s evident that Malevich, Mondrian, and Pollock were the towering giants which were seen to us as retrospect towering giants. The fact is that there are many good abstract artists and art work being made today, and every bit of it is as great as the greatest abstract art of the past.

Go onto the link to find out more about abstract artists and artwork from the past to the present.

http://www.artnews.com/2013/04/24/contemporary-abstraction/

Catherine

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