Contrast II

22 December 2020 - 27 March 2022 QG Knokke

Welcome to the QG Gallery's exhibition, "CONTRAST," where the striking interplay of black and white takes center stage. This curated collection showcases the works of esteemed artists spanning different mediums and periods, all united by their exploration of the powerful aesthetic and symbolic possibilities of these contrasting shades.

From the innovative spirit of the 1960s to the contemporary art scene of today, "CONTRAST" presents an eclectic selection of artists who have masterfully employed black and white in their creative endeavors. Delve into the enigmatic world of Robert Barry's conceptual works, where the absence of color invites viewers to contemplate deeper meanings. Experience the mesmerizing optical illusions crafted by Jean-Philippe Duboscq, who transforms simple lines into captivating forms that challenge our perception.

The exhibition also features the thought-provoking works of Rashid Johnson, who uses black and white to explore themes of identity, culture, and history. Witness the minimalist elegance of Robert Mangold's precise geometric abstractions and the dynamic compositions of Manolo Millares, which capture the essence of raw emotion.

With works from Heinz Mack, Marcel Mariën, Niele Toroni, and the iconic Andy Warhol, "CONTRAST" offers a rich tapestry of artistic expressions that transcend time and medium. Immerse yourself in the visual dialogue between black and white, where light and shadow, presence and absence, dance in harmony.

Join us at QG Gallery as we celebrate the captivating allure of "CONTRAST." Experience the power of black and white to evoke emotions, challenge perceptions, and ignite the imagination. Prepare to embark on a journey through a monochromatic world where art speaks volumes in shades of contrast.

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