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CLR BLND III - Limited Edition of 10
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CLR BLND III - Limited Edition of 10 Painting

Roberto Voorbij

Netherlands

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Size: 18.5 W x 18.5 H x 0.7 D in

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New works from the 'CLR BLND' series, which has been exhibited at Art The Hague earlier this year. With spray paint on underlayment executed designs (using lasercut stencils) in which color blindness in art history formed the starting point. In his old age Rembrandt had to deal with various painter's diseases, including color blindness. His increasingly expressive way of painting is placed in a different light by this fact, as well as his choice for specific pigments. By combining in ‘CLR BLND’ the Ishihara color perception test with these pigments and subsequently omitting the figures - that are visible in the original design of 1917 - the position of the spectator and that of the 17th century artist's are shifted. Size ø 18.5 inch (47cm) All works from the 'CLR BLND' series are multiples, in a limited edition of 10. Each work is made by hand and signed on the back.

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Painting:Spray Paint on Wood

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:18.5 W x 18.5 H x 0.7 D in

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Roberto Voorbij (1974) lives and works in Amsterdam, holds a bachelor degree in Visual arts and Art History from the HKU University of the Arts Utrecht and has attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago where he took classes from a.o. Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle during the late 1990s. Nominated for the ‘Prince Bernhard Fund’ and ‘Piet Bakker Prize’ for his graduation exhibition (video piece ‘Everyday’) and more recently for the ‘Artist in Action Prize’. Voorbij is an interdisciplinary artist apart from working with ‘ready made’ materials, he works with 3D Software, video and (digital) collage. His ongoing ‘Artist Portraits’ series has recently been exhibited at X BANK / W Hotel, Amsterdam and Leontia Gallery, London. Originally commissioned by ARTISTS NOT ARMIES these photo collages all follow the same concept; an artist portrait in which the face is replaced by a significant work of this artist. Besides (national) identity, are commerciality and public space recurring themes in Voorbij's work. What highly fascinates him about this is the underlying politics, history and marketing strategy of our seemingly neutral environment. His works are often socially critical. Another recurring theme concerns the art world / art market and the way in which the artist manifests itself here, as well as the autonomy of the artwork that’s being questioned. Notable exhibitions: '9streetsRED' - Amsterdam, ‘The Summer Exhibition' - The Municipal Museum, The Hague, 'Silence is a lie' - SEZ, Berlin, ‘TheArtFabric’ - São Paulo, 'Construction Festival 2015' - Ukraine, ‘Money Talks’ - Leontia Gallery, London, 'Çanakkale Art Walk 2017 - Homeland' - Kunsthalle Osnabrück, Biela Noc 2017, Bratislava, Slovakia. From 2019 one of his artist portraits will be part of the traveling group exhibition 'The World of Frida' in the United States. Interview with Overdose.am: http://www.overdose.am/2012/05/10/copyright-is-history-says-artist-roberto-voorbij

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