Art Identification (in Off-topic)


AdminQBVerifex [Serenity In Chaos] January 13 2009 4:29 PM EST

Hey can you tell me the name of the artist who made these?


Or this one

QBJohnnywas January 13 2009 4:39 PM EST

Can't read the signature on the pics. They're good though!

InebriatedArsonist January 13 2009 5:49 PM EST

It would help if you added some context to the description, Verifex. Where did you come across these images, and what, if any, information accompanied them?

AdminQBVerifex [Serenity In Chaos] January 13 2009 6:08 PM EST

They were taken at Museum of Modern Art in Mexico City.

More info: Mexico Museum of Modern Art, Bosque de Chapultapec, Mexico City, 11560 Mexico

Click on the map on this picture to see the map of the place.

AdminQBVerifex [Serenity In Chaos] January 13 2009 6:23 PM EST

This painting is called something like "the therapist", or "the counselor" or something like that, I only wish I could remember more.

AdminQBVerifex [Serenity In Chaos] January 13 2009 6:29 PM EST

Nevermind, I found it by zooming into one of the photos, the little text on the side revealed the name of the painting (just barely) googled it, and found it was the painter named: Remedios Varo

QBsutekh137 January 13 2009 7:34 PM EST

Awesome, glad you found it! If you like stuff with...style (my opinion), you might want to check out Yves Tanguy -- I like his stuff, also found it in a museum and could barely remember it enough to find more. I just kept thinking, "tan guy" (actually pronounced 'tan-g(hard)ee') with an image of George Hamilton in my head... *smile*
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