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Grillo: Expressionism
Grillo: Expressionism

Grillo: Expressionism

Figurative Works

Foreword by Robert A. Whyte


134 Pages, 11.5 x 10.5

Cloth, $50.00 (US $50.00) (CA $55.00)

Publication Date: April 2011

ISBN 9780984618651

Rights: WOR

Fields Publishing (Apr 2011)

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An inspirational collection of one artist's work from the last 30 years

Artist John Grillo’s contributions to the expressionist movement from the 1980s through the present are explored in this colorful examination of his work. Through the use of color and texture and by embracing “accidents,” Grillo was known for relaying his expression of pure emotion directly onto the canvas. More than 60 color plates of the artist’s figurative theme works, including “Circus,” “El Dorado,” “Tango,” “Jealousy,” “Opera,” and the “Marilyn” series, are included in this compendium and offer the unique opportunity to observe the artist’s emotion firsthand. Art historians, students, and enthusiasts will appreciate this complete, modern collection of a seminal artist’s work.

Author Biography

Robert A. Whyte is the curator emeritus of the Museo Italo Americano. For 20 years he was the director of education at the San Francisco Museum of Art. He lives in San Francisco.