Bourouina Gallery

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Ioan Grosu

The speed of life is a nerve-wracking business. Ioan Grosu knows this. He paints and draws with great alacrity so as not to lose pace or fall behind. The objects, figures and forms in his pictures often appear schematic, unfinished, rough, raw and even primitive at times. They are the ruins of awareness that have withstood the force of forgetfulness. Reality becomes a contrail: Grosu reduces it down to its crude essence in the attempt to track it down. In some of H.P. Lovecraft’s thrillers, the American writer has described beings that have entered our world from another dimens... [more]
Posted by Abhilasha Singh on 11/15/10

Zenita Komad

The world of Zenita Komad is at once pulsating metropolis and idyll, construction site, sophisticated retreat and temple. Her installations are sites and settings. Her object paintings are inhabitants of this city or universe, in that everything has the ability to change its guise. Categories are denied. In "Zenita Universe" art, science, music, literature and even big emotions find their place. A core topic in this cosmos is the question of identity. To fathom it, one needs to consider all its factors: ego, language, soul, roots, love, family, spirituality. Komad... [more]
Posted by Abhilasha Singh on 10/11/10