Grasse is an ancient city in Provence and the world capital of perfumery.The spirit of Grasse in the old streets,... Read More
Grasse is an ancient city in Provence and the world capital of perfumery. The spirit of Grasse in the old streets, in the stone walls of red and yellow ocher color, numerous ascents and descents that leave no one indifferent and remain in the memory for a long time. Any artist who has been there will be imbued with the art and culture of light graphics and graceful lines.
The painting "Cote d'Azur No. 13" is the result of comprehending what the artist saw on repeated trips to the French Riviera. Long stay in an old fishing town on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, visiting ancient stone cities on the tops of the Provencal hills of Grasse, Haute-de-Cagnes, Vence, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Biot, Eze and others .. long hours in museums and galleries near authentic works of masterpieces of the first half of the 20th century leave an indelible mark on the artist's work and completely change the picture of his understanding of art.
The plot is inspired by the work of Provencal artists of the mid-20th century, Picasso, Dufy, Matisse, F.Léger.. The author inherits the principles and spirit of the Mediterranean and embodies it in his works. Search of expressive composition and experiments with a color. An author aspires to achievement of harmony with minimum facilities.