Imi Knoebel: Paperworks - Art Collector

Imi Knoebel, Seite Fishing Blue III 2007 – 2009, Hand-coloured acrylic on paper, 60 x 60cm. Courtesy the artist and Fox Jensen McCrory, Sydney. JAFA, 2016. Courtesy: the artist and Gow Langsford Gallery.

Imi Knoebel is one of the most celebrated painters working anywhere in the world today. In this current exhibition we see a range of exquisite works on paper that show Knoebel's chromatic and compositional judgements across a number of series - from the reductionist Anima Mundi portraits to the hyper-animated Revolver paintings. In all these series we see Knoebel using colour in the most celebratory manner and using the gently destabilised grid as an organising frame on which to hang and arrange colour. That these grids themselves appear to be in motion only adds further to the volatility of the colours.

Opening: 5.30pm, Thursday 9 February 2017
Exhibition closes: 11 March 2017
Location: Fox Jensen McCrory, 10 Putiki Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
Contact: +64 9 360 9161
Email: gallery@jensengallery.co.nz
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