The artist enjoyed close associations with intellectual leaders including the philosopher Max Weber (1864 - 1920) and the groundbreaking psychiatrist and art historian Hans Prinzhorn (1866 - 1933) who's collection and studies of art of the mentally ill may be considered the root of Art Brut
and subsequently, a contemporary fascination with Outsider Art.
We find the richest exploration of these same issues in the work of outsider artists, or the creators of what was originally known in the 1940s as art brut
or 'raw art'.
In France it was championed by artist Jean Dubuffet who called it art brut
(meaning rough or raw), and Bowie was a fan.
Now, Ossorio's works are considered by experts 'the missing link between the American Abstract Expressionism of Jackson Pollock (also played by Villarama) and European Art Brut
by Jean Dubuffet (played alternately by Julienne Mendoza and Jojo Cayabyab),' wrote Inquirer Arts and Books editor Lito Zulueta in a recent article.
His curious pencil drawings, kin to Dubuffet's art brut
markings, are also often part of the mix.
Mon travail est un art brut
qui explore et traduit le quotidien d'un jeune Algerien.
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Whether or not you subscribe to this view of his art brut
paintings, they pack an emotional punch that may leave viewers reeling -- overwhelmed by the pain, despair, anger and seemingly unstifled hope that appear in his tortured self-portraits.
It's not surprising then that they have already wrangled supporting slots for bands such as Art Brut
and have been played on BBC radio.
prefere aux arts culturels", decia, en caligrafia gruesa y letras mayusculas, el catalogo de la primera gran exhibicion publica de art brut
Radstewart, Fuel, Sunday, 5pm A sharp mix of Pavement, Art Brut
and Camper Van Beethoven (thanks, Tom).
10 SAT ART BRUT
Electric Circus Art Brut
are another acclaimed band yet to make the mainstream breakthrough.