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José-Maria Sicilia

When I paint, I leave the background and I look for an agreement, peace, of the closest things.

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Jose Maria Sicilia is born in Madrid (Spain) in 1954. He spends his childhood and adolescence under the dictatorship of Franco, then at its slow decomposition stage. In 1975, the year Franco dies, in the euphoric early days of the " movida ", he enters the School of Fine Arts of San Fernando in Madrid. Until 1979, he studies there architecture and then painting. In 1980 (as Miquel Barceló), he . . .

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La luz que se apaga...
Luz plegada II
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Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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to read about the artist :
  • « Entre matière et géométrie », R. T. Bellido, in Beaux-Arts mag., n°50, 1987
  • « Recent paintings », J. Gambrell, cat. d’expo., Blum Helman Gallery, N.Y., 1987
  • « J. M. Sicilia », A. Ninyarola, cat. d’expo., Gal. Joan Prats, Barcelone, 1990
  • « J. M. S. 1998-2008 », L. Busine, cat. d’expo., Ed. Nagasaki Art Museum, 2008
To read from the artist :
  • « Journal poétique », in Artabsolument, n° 3, nov. 2002
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