Tag Archives: Brâncuşi

Severin’s Alphabet


I always thought that the so called pre-historical cultures (I prefer to label them primordial cultures), are more complex and refined than we usually know. In Romania the archeologists already discovered large cities from the primordial age, the time when … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Post-literature | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Couple


Work of archetypal expressionism, The Couple imagined in a pre-historical manner, with old archetypes from Central Europe, North African Tassili culture and Orthodox tradition from Eastern Europe and an utilitarian archetype, a beautiful distaff used by the Romanian peasants. Oil … Continue reading

Posted in archetypal expressionism, Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Severin’s Choice: Michal Trpk


An overhelming testament of the human condition An outstanding member of the Archetypal Expressionism Group, Michal Trpk is one of the best international young artist of the XXIth century, a visual artist with a fresh and moving vision, guided by … Continue reading

Posted in Art | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

LOCATING IN THE PAST, THE SICKNESS OF THE PRESENT


“. . . I hope to expose both the moral horror and criminal injustices of the age and to speak to their persistence in our own.” CONSTANTIN SEVERIN’S INTERVIEW WITH NORMAN LOCK CONSTANTIN SEVERIN: Can we start with the beginning? … Continue reading

Posted in archetypal expressionism, Literature | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Challenge: Archetypal Expressionism Art Gallery


Probably the best international visual artists who represent the new awarded art concept/movement, Archetypal Expressionism, are now together in a virtual art gallery: http://archetypalexpressionism.com/ I hope this conceptual art group will be a challenge for the international art market and … Continue reading

Posted in Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Archetypal Expressionism


Archetypal Expressionism lies between the two major paradigms of contemporary art, the figurative and the abstract. It represents the spiritual quest for common cultural roots beyond the tragic accidents of history. It is a fascinating approach to rediscovering that Tahiti … Continue reading

| Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

’’Pe toţi istoria ne apropie, ne fascinează, ne tulbură’’


Dialog cu sculptorul Ovidiu MAITEC ’’Ovidiu Maitec, un nume ale cărui blânde sonorităţi amintesc de atingerea de mătase şi de lumină, cu striaţii de amurg, a lemnului. După dispariţia unor monştri sacri precum Eliade, Cioran, Ionesco, Culianu, Apostu, pe care … Continue reading

Posted in Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment