GUY DE MALHERBE

17 Sep 2020 - 23 Dec 2020
Solo show
Opening
Thursday 17 September 2020
Saturday 19 September 2020
RELIEFS

For its September 2020 exhibition, La Forest Divonne Gallery – Paris, will present a new set of paintings by Guy de Malherbe, who explores and develops under the name of Reliefs oyster shells, artichoke leaves or even some remains of lamb chops. These remnants of meals, which before becoming rubbish, still catch the eye with their colourful vibration. Subjects that echo the great Flemish tradition of the Vanities, and which are also a pretext for the pictorial research pursued by Guy de Malherbe for many years: gesture, colour, matter. The artist explores the beauty of the smallest things, like the leftovers of a meal…