Antonio Calderara “The Double”

Lisson Gallery (10th Avenue)

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Lisson Gallery is staging the first ever solo exhibition in a New York gallery of post-war Italian Modernist painter Antonio Calderara (1903 – 1978). This introductory presentation spans the painter’s transition away from the official style of 1940s figuration towards his own unique mode of lyrical abstraction in the 1950s and ’60s, partly influenced by the Metaphysical movement of Giorgio de Chirico and then informed by other artists based in Milan such as Lucio Fontana and Piero Manzoni. The show centres on Calderara’s predilection for ‘doubling’ or mirroring forms in his work, as seen in an early self-portrait, a canvas featuring twin girls with matching ponytails or in many of his later, vertically split geometric compositions.

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Schedule

from March 01, 2019 to April 20, 2019

Opening Reception on 2019-02-28 from 18:00 to 20:00

Website

http://www.lissongallery.com (venue's website)

Fee

Free

Venue Hours

From 10:00 To 18:00
Closed on Mondays, Sundays

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Address: 138 10th Ave., New York, NY 10011
Phone: 212-505-6431

Between 18th and 19th Sts. Subway: L or A/C/E to 14th Street/8th Avenue.

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