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Mare Nostrum

Pierre Auville
5,000 GBP (£)
2014
Mixed Media
Cement & marble powder on foam panel. Structural and hanging frame on the back.
124 x 178 x 8 cm
Verso
Unique artwork
Perfect. First hand item.
Available For Sale
From the artist’s studio
France
abstract art,abstract painting,mixed media
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Auville works with construction cement. Applying techniques used in the construction and ship building industries, he spreads the cement over Ursalite (high-density foam panels), creating pieces ranging in size from one to eight square meters.

Mare Nostrum is part of a body of work where the artist explores the notion of whiteness.

White is pure light (and conversely); It is the optical combination of all colours; But if you combine all the pigments colours, you will get a grey-beige, never a pure white. White is someting else.

In his explorations, Auville works with white cements, a deeply matte (and very white) material.

In Mare Nostrum, three stripes of white cement, some enlighted with marble powder, some just raw, contrast subtly between them.

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About The Artist

Pierre Auville is a French artist, born in La Havre, known for using cement and other construction materials in his artwork. Read More

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