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Elian is currently in Moscow where he was invited to paint a big wall for the Artmossphere Street Art Festival.

Elian is currently in Moscow where he was invited to paint a big wall for the Artmossphere Street Art Festival.
The Argentinean muralist worked a few days on this abstract piece which is entitled “Percentage / Composition / Balance”.

This work proposes a necessary dialogue between colors that build it, make a direct relationship with the medium itself, question the empty space and the use of compositional resources.
The color distribution has been generated to have a greater importance than the morphology of the piece, the main element considered is the total area that acts as a support and its quantitative relationship of each color. The composition is based on generating a optical harmonic balance to make it relative to the environment in which the mural is. We can see basic geometry has been used as the circle, the scalene triangle and other allusions to gestural strokes. –Elian

Continue reading for more angles on this new piece and if you stop by Moscow, you’ll be able to find it at the Meridian House of Culture.

Rom Levy

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