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From Scene to Scene
Angel Vergara

2017
96 pages / 32 cm x 25 cm
Published by
MER. Paper Kunsthalle & Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten van België
Languages
Dutch, English, French
Authors
Michel Draguet, Frederik Leen, Angel Vergara
Design
Studio Luc Derycke & Esther Le Roy
ISBN
978 90 770 1315 1
Price
35.00 euros

The work of Brussels-based artist Angel Vergara (°1958, Spain) is a continued research into the aesthetical and ethical power of the image. Through mediation and transformation of existing images by means of performance, video, installation and painting, Vergara questions the way images shape our reality.

In his recent painted films, Angel Vergara links audiovisual to painting, putting the act of painting at the heart of his own pictorial production. The exhibition From Scene to Scene in the summer of 2017 at Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels presented five large-format “painted films”, echoing five lectures of poet and art critic Charles Baudelaire in which he defended his views on modernity.

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