Germán Tagle: Human Nature

Opening: 13th November, from 11:00 to 15:00

…His paintings are characterized by an incitement to “camouflage”; in them, an image is created from an already existing one, making use of different formats like fabric, Toile du Jouy, book pages, catalogues or photographs where Tagle works on his paintings as a continuation, an accumulation of elements which finally appear in an unexpected context. His paintings deal with the difference between the beautiful and the sublime, highlighted by E. Kant, moving from a first vision of the beauty on the canvas on to discovering a tension, a feeling of shudder, of astonishment, which brings us closer to the sublime….