Inventors and tinkerers, the artists Jean Tinguely or Pol Bury sought to go beyond painting by designing mobile, three-dimensional works. Powered by an electric motor at the back, these works dependent on chance are set in motion by the artist or the spectator, questioning the very foundations of classical painting and its static, two-dimensional format.
Fondation Gandur pour l'Art collection
For more information: a catalog was published on the occasion of the exhibition At the heart of abstraction. Fondation Gandur pour l’Art collection
Editor: Fondation Maeght
Prefaces: Adrien Maeght and Jean Claude Gandur
Texts: Yan Schubert and Lucie Pfeiffer
Reproduction of all exhibited works