ART FOR YOUR IPHONES,DESIGNER CAROLE SPANDAU CBS ART@ exclusively at PIXELS.COM/CAROLE-SPANDAU.ARTISTWEBSITES.COM Geometric Abstractions,Inspiration:my 1966-70 Ecole Des Beaux Arts Degree,thesis focus:Les Plasticiens/Op Art/Hard Edge,A series of large canvases I produced in the style of Quebec master artists Guido Molinari,Alfred Pellan and European influence of Victor Vasarely who espoused the belief that
"Every form is a base for colour, every colour is the attribute of a form"
The Plasticien movement was a Canadian non-figurative painting movement, which appeared around 1955 in Quebec. It was a more orderly style of painting in reaction to Les Automatistes.
In 1954, a young critic and painter newly returned from Paris, Rodolphe de Repentigny, reviewed an exhibition of four young artists whom he called Les Plasticiens. The name itself expressed their exclusive concern with the abstract properties of painting. They focused on colors, lines, contrast; completely rejecting the idea of...