Jouffroy, Alain
Binding: Hardcover with jacket
Language: English
Pages: 80
Measurements: 16.50 x 22.00 cm

An iconoclastic poet and painter, open to everything that was “other” and different, responsive to any form of newness-not only in art but to such external realities as machines-Francis Picabia never needed to define himself as a “modern”. “Sur-modern” rather than modern, he, like his early comrade Marcel Duchamp, was several years in advance of Dada and Surrealism and other avant-garde movements. A follower of nothingand no one, he, with Duchamp, was the true pioneer of modern art. A born innovator, he paid only a passing visit-and no artistic due-to the avant gardes of the day and anticipated all future forms of visual expression.

Out of stock

Out of stock at the moment. If you want to order this book, please contact bookshop@ivorypress.com