The Gallery Honos Art, Rome, is pleased to present “RI/TRATTI. Interconnections among paintings. Fragments for a gesamtkunstwerk”. Bruno Aller’ solo show curated by Daniela Fonti. Opening on Saturday 22 October at 6:30 pm.
The subtitle, both ambitious and revealing, of Bruno Aller’ solo show, “Fragments of painting for a Gesamtkunstwerk” alludes to the total artwork in which poetry, music, philosophy and painting converge; when the term was first theorized by Wagner it spread like a virus in the European art world at the turn of the 20th century. At the time it represented an impossible dream, the restoration of an harmony between the mankind and the world. Nowadays, in an age that seems to deny to painting the right to survive, it is a faraway mirage. The total artwork, that Aller reveals with his work, is for the artist the tautological and totalizing dimension of painting. What at that time was thought as being universal it can not be now anything but a tiny fragment of an individual experience.Read all press release Download Catalogue Watch Video
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