LOOP BARCELONA

Catalonia Ramblas Hotel
04.06.2015 - 06.06.2015

During LOOP Barcelona 2015 Galerie Ron Mandos proudly presents:

Jacco Olivier
No Title (480-620), 2015
2 minutes 42 seconds
HD Animation, Mute

Olivier is a painter in search of new avenues. In his new work No Title (480-620), he offers the viewer a journey through the many layers of paint on his canvas. At the convergence of painting and cinema, however, lies an uneasy tension, a feeling that something is about to happen, or has just happened, that is unexpected and beyond our control. Although his early works contain many realistic elements, Olivier sets no thematic agenda for the works or for their relationship to one another. They are enigmatic and experiential. His latest piece is on the edge of abstraction and the more successfully he lifts the veil on the traces and decisions made by the artist in the process of painting.

About the fair: LOOP is an independent platform dedicated to foster video art, artitsts’ films and moving image practices. Founded in 2003, the platform is -since its creation- a pioneer experimental space open up to innovative attidudes and approaches that offers a specialized audience a curated selection of video-related content from challenging perspectives. Following the founding principle of casting light on the current trends in video art and presenting these to the general public, LOOP continues to focus on the advancement of aspiring young artists, while also presenting established positions of video art.

More about LOOP, please visit: http://loop-barcelona.com/

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