Category Archives: 20th Century French artists

Fantastic Landscapes: Yves Tanguy

                        Yves Tanguy, Extinction of Useless Lights, oil on canvas, 1927                                  Yves Tanguy, … Continue reading

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Andre Derain Rehabilitated

Andre Derain, Harlequin and Pierrot, 1924 Another painter who warrants far more attention and interest than he’s received is Andre Derain. The slander has long been around that he was a Nazi collaborator and there’s little doubt (in my mind … Continue reading

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Henri Michaux’s Mescaline Drawings and more

Extremely hard to see these some of these because of the quality of reproduction. But you can get the sense of them and use your imagination! Asger Jorn on Michaux: The reason I choose to put so much emphasis on … Continue reading

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