Léon Gallery graces the aesthetic halls of Art Fair Philippines 2021 once again with abstract art from Vasarely, Albers, Diez, Zobel, Aguinaldo, among others. The exhibit runs until May 15.
A virtual exhibition will be organized on the Art Fair Philippines website at www.artfairphilippines.com. A complementary exhibit will also be held at Léon Gallery International located at G/F Corinthian Plaza, 121 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City.
Featuring masterpieces from virtuosic geometric abstractionists, Léon Gallery brings Geometric Abstract Art to the limelight in the exhibition dubbed as “Elemental.” A potent selection of artists who expounded on the fundamental through their straightforward pieces will adorn the exhibit.
Among the renowned artists in the exhibition are Hungarian-French artist Victor Vasarely (1906 to 1997), credited as the grandfather and pioneer of the Optical Art (Op Art) movement; and Venezuelan kinetic artist Carlos Cruz-Diez (1923 to 2019); and
In the local art scene, works by Fernando Zobel, Jose Joya, Lee Aguinaldo, and Florencio Concepcion will also be exhibited. These artists undoubtedly demonstrated that Filipino artists are more than capable of adapting the tenets of geometric abstraction into the Philippine context.
Other artists whose resplendent art works will be exhibited include Nena Saguil, Lao Lianben, Bernando Pacquing, Norberto Carating, Jesús Rafael Soto, Romulo Olazo, and Josef Albers.
To book an appointment to see the paintings at the gallery and for further inquiries, contact (02) 88562781 and +6399855172010 or email [email protected]