Showcase: Paul Gauguin

Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin was a French post-Impressionist artist. He quit his job at a bank in order to paint. He did not manage to gain the appreciation his works deserved, even though his style was innovative in terms of the colors used and quite the departure from Impressionism.  Continue reading

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Showcase: Jeremy Mann

Jeremy Mann‘s works have a dreamlike quality to them. His cityscapes, his portraits, they all resemble a mirage in the desert. Colors and shapes slowly breaking upon, dissolving into nothingness.  Continue reading

Showcase: Salvador Dalí’s illustrations of Alice in Wonderland

Published by New York’s Maecenas Press-Random House in 1969 and distributed as their book of the month, this illustrated version of Alice in Wonderland  contains 12 heliogravures — one for each chapter of the book and an original signed etching in four colors as the frontispiece. Continue reading