"Regarded as one of the most prolific and inventive creators of the late 20th century, Arman's vast artistic output ranges from drawings and prints to monumental public sculptures....His work is strongly influenced by Dada, and in turn has been a strong influence on Pop Artists in the collections of such institutions as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Tate Gallery in London, and the Centre Pompidou in Paris." - From the artist's home page at Artnet's Artist Works Catalogues.*
I hope to publish several articles with Arman's amazing art. Meanwhile, enjoy these seven examples:
Medium: Oil paint, brass
Medium: Sliced Bicycle,
brushes and acrylic paint on canvas
Medium: Paint scrapers and acrylic paint on canvas
Medium: leather sachel, metal, and acrylic paint on board
Medium: armored military vehicles, tanks, reinforced concrete; Height - approximately 100 feet; Weight - 6000 tons.
Medium: Automobiles in
* All the images and the introductory materials are courtesy of Artnet's Artist Works Catalogues and of the Artist's Estate. Click here.