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By using this site, dubuftet agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. InDubuffet decided to devote himself again to art. Dubuffet has little use for the influence of contemporary culture on art or thought in general hence “asphyxiating” culture and is blunt in his assessment of our slavish devotion to it.

Cultuge a customer review. E rated it really liked it Jan 22, The much written about drawing has been reproduced internationally in three different editions on tens-of-thousands of record albums and compact discs. Edward Porter rated it it was amazing Jan 19, His idealistic approach to aesthetics embraced so called “low art” and eschewed traditional standards of beauty in favor of what he believed to be a more authentic and humanistic approach to image-making.


Mike rated it it was amazing Aug 02, Book by Jean Dubuffet. Emulating Fulture, Dubuffet started to use thick oil paint mixed with materials such as mud, sand, coal dust, pebbles, pieces of glass, string, straw, plaster, gravel, cement, and tar. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Feb 07, Michael Braithwaite rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Matisse was a very influential dealer of contemporary European Art in America, and was known for strongly supporting the School of Paris artists.

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culturr Oxford Art Journal Bacon, Balthus, Dubuffet, Giacometti. InDubuffet attended and was strongly impressed by a show in Paris of Jean Fautrier ‘s paintings in which he recognized meaningful art which expressed directly and purely the depth of a person. Terry Skeats, Bishop’s Univ. He sought to create an art as free from intellectual concerns as Art Brut, and as a result, his work often appears primitive and childlike.

He found the latter to be isolating, mundane, and pretentious, and wrote in his Prospectus aux amateurs de tout genre that his aim was ‘not the mere gratification of a handful of specialists, but rather the man in the street when he comes home from work Dubuffet’s art primarily features the resourceful exploitation of unorthodox materials.

He painted these portraits chlture the same thick materials, and in a manner deliberately anti-psychological and anti-personal, as Dubuffet expressed himself.


Lists with This Book. His reception in America was very closely linked to and dependent upon the New York art world’s desire to create their own avant-garde environment.

Jan 12, Madlen Rosulkova rated it it was amazing. Dubuffet’s work was placed among the likes of PicassoBraqueand Rouault at the gallery exhibit, and he was only one of two young artists to be honored in this manner. Views Read Edit View history.

Asphyxiating Culture and Other Writings

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. From he produced a series of works in which he limited himself to the colours red, white, black, and blue. Between andDubuffet took three separate trips to Algeria—a French colony at the time—in order to find further artistic inspiration.

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Dubuffet achieved very rapid success in the American art market, largely due to his inclusion in the Pierre Matisse exhibition in To characterize Dubuffet’s art and essays in one word is difficult, but “iconoclastic” probably comes closest.