Man Ray at Villa Manin | ITSLIQUID

Man Ray at Villa Manin

Art | October 2, 2014 |

Man RayMan Ray, Solarisation, 1931

Man Ray at Villa Manin

History has shown that some of the world’s greatest inventions often happen by chance. According to the artist’s memoir, it was distraction, slight negligence and a good dose of luck that, in 1922, brought to light Man Ray’s famous “rayographs“.

Man RayMan Ray, Le Violon d’Ingres, 1924

A continuous experimenter, provocateur and always a step ahead of his time, Man Ray was not only a witness, but the protagonist, agitator and point of reference of one of the most brilliant periods of creative production of the last century.

Man RayMan Ray, Glass tears, 1932

A new exhibition at Villa Manin near Udine, Italy, explores the different spheres of Man Ray’s work and life: from his frequent travels and illustrious friendships – namely the creative partnership with Marcel Duchamp – to his charming muses – Lee Miller, Kiki de Montparnasse or Meret Oppenheim – and obsession with ever-evolving technology.

Man RayMan Ray, The Kiss, 1922

But, most of all, the exhibition traces the richness of Ray’s work that evolved from photography to painting, from film to sculpture, from objet trouvé to pure, unconditional sharpness of thought that was, after all, his most brilliant medium.

more. www.villamanin-eventi.it

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY…

Calls | December 3, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events, is pleased to announce the open call for THE BODY LANGUAGE 2022, international exhibition of photography, painting, video art, installation/sculpture, and performance art, that will be held in Venice at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space from January 27 to February 18, 2022, and in other prestigious venues and historical buildings. Read more


Featured Artist: Fares Micue

Art | November 30, 2021

Fares Micue is a Spanish self-taught fine art/conceptual self-portrait photographer born in Lanzarote (Canary Islands) in 1987. She started photography back in 2009 as a hobby but after 6 years into this hobby, she realized that photography was the perfect medium to share her thoughts, ideas, and perception of reality with others as well as a great tool to combine her other passion that is writing, taking a different approach to the creative process of her images, putting extra attention in all the elements to include in the final image like location, colors, props, mood, and story creating a final image both rich aesthetically and in meaning. Read more


EXHIBITION REVIEW: BORDERS ART FAIR…

Uncategorized | November 30, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events and ACIT Venice - Italian-German Cultural Association, is proud to announce the great success of BORDERS ART FAIR 2021, international exhibition of photography, painting, video art, installation/sculpture, and performance art curated by Arch. Luca Curci, held in Venice, at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space and at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello from June 14 to September 19, 2021. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: VENICE INTERNATIONAL…

Calls | November 29, 2021

Venice International Art Fair is a contemporary art fair that presents collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. The 14th edition will represent a forum for the direct exchange of ideas and contacts between collectors, artists, photographers, designers and art professionals. The art fair features paintings, sculptures, photography art, installations, video art and live performance. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!