With the abstraction of forms, we seek to get a simple idea of an object, be it an animal, a person or an everyday ...
With the abstraction of forms, we seek to get a simple idea of an object, be it an animal, a person or an everyday item.
Within prehistoric culture, human figures drawn on the wall as well as animals. It are fully schematic or idealised with simple schemes within abstraction. Or even the representation in bone of an abstract sculptures of animals or people.
The pre-Columbian cultures next to the Egyptian ones, are the best examples of the abstraction, from their writing to their drawings.
Arab culture, which prohibits representation of a human being, is full of symbology and abstraction.
We come to the last two centuries of our era, where the abstract sculptures have derived new concepts. It is now, that both the spaces of modelled matter and the air that surround it begin to have full and equal importance.
Artists look into different ways of how to reflect it in their art. A more schematic way, where the volumes and forms have a major importance. For what they propose breaks away from the previous, betting on the construction of a new universe in the world of the abstract sculpture.
As you see, abstraction in art comes from long ago, and continues till today. So if you are interested in acquiring abstract sculptures, you can do so in our art gallery Buysculpture. In it, you will find abstract sculptures by Miguel Guia, Moreno Linares, Roberto Canduela, Juan del Olmo, Toledano etc.Less