Philip Tsiaras: The Return of THE SUPERDOT, A Retrospective
November 30 to December 23, 2022
Varvara Roza Galleries and The Blender Gallery
8 Duke Road
Varvara Roza Galleries and The Blender Gallery are very pleased to existing the second significant solo exhibition in London of Philip Tsiaras: “The Return of THE SUPERDOT: A Retrospective. The retrospective exhibition will feature a historic study of paintings by prolific global artist Philip Tsiaras, recognised as ‘The Greek Warhol’, and will operate from November 30th to December 23rd , 2022 at Gallery 8, 8 Duke Avenue St. James’s, London.
Accompanying this Retrospective exhibition is a comprehensive-length, hardback ebook titled “The SUPERDOT”, posted by Important Guides. The New York-primarily based artist will show up at the invitation only opening occasion on Wednesday November 30th.
The SUPERDOT is a series of remarkably comprehensive, colourful Dot Portraits depicting celebrated and strong personalities from the fields of art, art, audio, cinema, politics, vogue, royalty and superior society. The exhibition will include Tsiaras’s new portrait of the late Princess Grace of Monaco (née Grace Kelly), which will be auctioned, unveiled and signed, at a charity gala in Monaco, by Prince Albert of Monaco on November 12th at Fairmont Monte Carlo.
“The Return of THE SUPERDOT” is also a retrospective of Tsiaras’s dot-relevant functions masking 3 many years of the use of the Dot, focusing on the artist’s private obsession with the Horse as the major matter. Tsiaras’s idiosyncratic and heroic horses traverse time and stylistic traits ensuing in a mosaic of articulated sensuality and personalized eccentricity. Considering the fact that 1974, the award-profitable artist has experienced above 80 solo exhibitions at prestigious galleries and establishments around the globe including exhibiting 3 occasions at the Venice Biennale and generated a ten-foot bronze sculpture on the Grand Canal entitled “Social Climber”.
In addition, Tsiaras has obtained lots of countrywide and global prizes, which includes The American Academy Award for Poetry The Thomas Watson Fellowship New York Point out C.A.P.S grant Two N.E.A. Countrywide Endowment Grants for Arts nomination for the Blickle Stiftung Global Images Prize, Germany and The Generali Assicurazioni Gold Steel Award for “Civilita” Venice.
Renowned Artwork Critic Donald Kuspit claimed of the artist: “Tsiaras is, earlier mentioned all, ‘ancient blood in a fashionable organism’, elevated and educated in an advanced American tradition assuming that “Mediterranean” is not only a geographic connotation but also way of knowledge a intricate and mutable cultural dimension.”
Philip Tsiaras’s is effective are extensively collected in corporate, personal, and essential museum collections which include the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Fifteen textbooks and catalogues are attributed to his operate, most notably monographs printed by Electa and Mondadori textbooks, and a guide of pictures entitled, “Family Album” printed by Contrasto, Rome. A the latest 30-year retrospective of photography entitled Philip Tsiaras SUPEREAL was posted by the Museum of Pictures Thessaloniki.
Tsiarias’s oeuvre covers a assortment of art kinds together with portray, pictures, ceramics, bronze, and glass sculpting. Tsiaras’s Dot system is a distinctive relationship of Pop Artwork influences from 60s New York with art historical influences drawn from his Greek heritage Tsiaras now resides and will work in New York Metropolis.
©2022 Philip Tsiaras
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