10th October 2019
Balasz Takac is a pseudonym for Vladimir Bjelicic, who actively deals with art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice. found in nature. The dominant was always the circle due to its symbolic context (the circle of life, the shape of the sun as a source of life, etc.), so it is not uncommon that many philosophers, mathematicians and theologians were so attracted to it.
The Circle is a simple closed form that has been known since the beginning of recorded history. In addition to various circular forms that occur in nature, it represents the basis of the wheel, while the exploration of the circle stimulated the development of early geometry, astronomy and analysis.
The circle is present in painting, sculpture and painting other media through the depiction of celestial bodies, wheels, sundials, clocks and other objects, while the circle in architecture is a base of domes, vaults, Rundwegen and spiral stairs is. This particular form has been widely studied in abstract art of the early 20th century and even contemporary artists are fascinated by it.
We have now selected eight round works of art from established contemporary artists that you can add to your collection while reading this text.
Selected Image: Paul Snell ̵