ABSTRACTION AND THE ART OF JOHN GOLDING │ Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich → 27 September 2015

“Abstract āt wz a grt invnšn v ɖ twentiiʈ senčri. Abstraẋn n ɖ Āt v Jon Goldñ z an xibišn in tu pāts; frst, it srvez ɖ orijinz n fl dveḷpmnt v abstract āt at ɖ bginñ v ɖ senčri, n ɖen dsplez a ṣlẋn v wrcs v ɖ ātist Jon Goldñ folowñ ɖ gift v ɖ ātist’s wrcs t ɖ Sênzbri Sentr in 2014.

Šôcesñ ɖ dvrṣti n vrayti v môdz v abstraẋn, ɖ xibišn xplorz ci eḷmnts v načṛl, jı̣mtric n liricl abstraẋn alñsd asošietd muvmnts includñ Kbizm, Vwtisizm, Ōfizm, Pyrizm, D’Stil, Sūpreṃtizm, Ɖ Bâhâs, Miniṃlizm n Cnspčlizm.

Az pêntr, tīčr n scolr, Jon Goldñ held a lîf-loñ fasinešn wɖ ɖ orijinz n ivlušn v abstraẋn. Hiz seminl txt Kbizm: A Histri n an Anaḷsis 1907-1914 wz publišt in 1959. Goldñ’z prsnl jrni az a pêntr pṛgrest ʈru fiğrešn intu abstraẋn, culminetñ in imotvli čājd n pridominntli lj-scêl canvsz imbyd wɖ culr, eṇji n a rnyd sens v pêntrli frīdm.

Hiz wrcs r meditešnz on hymn xpirı̣ns rletñ t ɖ bodi, landscep, lît n ɖ eḷmnts. Inṭlecčli n ātistcli, Jon Goldñ hz md a significnt n influenšl contribyšn t âr undrstandñ v ɖ histri v abstract āt in ɖ twentiiʈ senčri.”

Sonia Delaunay. Project for a cover for Vogue. France. 1916. Gouache and pencil on paper. h. 34.5 x w. 23.3 cm.
Sonia Delaunay. Project for a cover for Vogue. France. 1916. Gouache and pencil on paper. h. 34.5 x w. 23.3 cm.

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