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Friday 10th March at 6.30 p.m., ABC -ARTE inaugurates the personal exhibition of Bernard Aubertin. The exhibition is curated by Flaminio Gualdoni with a critical contribution by Dominique Stella and will be open until May 15 2017. Sponsored by the municipality of Genoa, and by

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“In 1957 I met Yves Klein and his monochromatic canvas. I was impressed by the beauty in his painting and I didn’t find his problem unusual: I was simply excited”. This is what Bernard Aubertin writes in 1961 in his text Esquisse de la situation picturale du rouge dans un concept spatial, from which this
exhibition takes the title, and that was published on the 3rd issue of Mack and Piene magazine …

“In 1957 I met Yves Klein and his monochromatic canvas. I was impressed by the beauty in his painting and I didn’t find his problem unusual: I was simply excited”. This is what Bernard Aubertin writes in 1961 in his text Esquisse de la situation picturale du rouge dans un concept spatial, from which this
exhibition takes the title, and that was published on the 3rd issue of Mack and Piene magazine “Zero”.
His monochromatic pictures are red from the very beginning. Red is an energetic colour, chosen by all the avant-gardes, futurism and soviet art ahead, for its original assertive energy. This …

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Via XX Settembre 11A
Genova, Italy, IT
Monday, Sunday, Closed
Tuesday–Saturday, 9am–1:30pm, 2:30pm–6:30pm