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Epicentre by Gus Albor to open at Galleria Duemila

MANILA – Artist Gus Albor is set to open his latest show ‘Epicentre’ on December 7 at Galleria Duemila in Pasay. 

True to his oeuvre, the compositions are progressively minimal and dominantly grey. In this show, his abstractions articulate attentiveness to the interplay between two surfaces: the body and the material. 

Albor appropriates the human body with a utilitarian pretext. Here, the artist pays tribute to Yves Klein’s Anthropométries through an array of soothing grey tonalities and figurations imprinted by using the female body as a paintbrush. All of this offers a nostalgic context as he renders compositions over his old landscape paintings. 


An accomplished artist, Albor’s work has been exhibited in Galerie Etienne de Causans, Paris, France; Ariadne Gallery, Vienna, Austria; and Stadt Museum, Dusseldorf, Germany. 

Epicentre will be on view from December 7, 2014 to January 30, 2015 at Galleria Duemila, located at: 210 loring St., Pasay City 1300. 

For more information, visit www.galleriaduemila.com.

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