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February 2, 2017 Back To News

Hyperrealistic Paintings of Antonio Santin


Francesca Capossela writes about Antonio Santin’s hyperrealistic rug paintings on the Creators Project:

Before the rug series, Santin tells The Creators Project, the painter was working on still lifes. “it was cluttered by a never ending array of belongings and items, people,” he explains, “ I wanted to get rid of the figure, so I literally did.” He describes the rug series as “figurative paintings without a figure.”

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