Inversion Process

art, photography, little else

Georges Mathieu (1921-2012)


Second Avenue, 1957
oil on canvas


Composition, 1960
Oil on canvas


SCIA, 1969
gouche and collage on black box

Georges Matthieu was a French abstract painter, and considered one of the founders of lyrical abstraction. Lyrical abstraction, in contrast to geometric abstraction, is known for its organic forms and lack of premeditation by the artist. There is no reliance on preexisting shapes or reference.


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