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Immaculate Perception

by Matthew Rose

Description

Surrealism, asserted André Breton, was above all "a revolutionary movement."  And that movement, both visual and literary, was largely identified with the dream. Shock, non-sequitur, unlikely but often gorgeous juxtapositions were the signature elements of surrealist works. These ideas come to term in Immaculate Perception by Matthew Rose. Beautifully printed by Mariela Cadiz in Paris, the work is a lullaby in the surrealist cannon: A young girl in a bob cut dreams in a dream of a lemon tree.  She is the revolution, says the artist. 
 
Based on a smaller collage, Immaculate Perception is making a second tour of The Calm Gallery. This new version measures 800mm by 600mm and is printed on fine art paper in a limited edition of 50 signed and numbered prints.
 
  • Limited edition of 50
  • Signed, numbered and dated
  • High quality giclee print
  • Acid-free fine art paper
  • 800mm by 600mm (31½ by 23¾ in)

The Artist

Matthew Rose, an American artist based in Paris, spells with scissors.

His installations, massive 1000-piece wall-to-wall displays of individual collage works reinvent the process of reading. His exhibitions 'Spelling With Scissors' and 'God & Country' and 'A Kick in the Kunst' brought together the artist's immense visual and textural vocabulary in what several critics cited as a dadaist exploration of sense and nonsense. Surrealism moves into the 21st century with Rose's collages, text works, drawings, needlepoints and altered objects and books – works that are perhaps described as secrets wrapped in riddles that are visually baked and often French-fried.

 
Matthew's art is widely collected throughout the UK, Europe and the United States.  

Framing

We do not currently offer a framing service; however, please find some advice on how best to frame this print below.

We would recommend a simple white or dark wood frame for this print, to allow the many colours to really pop. 

To best display this beautiful limited edition print we would recommend taking it to a local framer who would be able to offer expert advice and a wide variety of framing materials and options. There are also now many online framers who can custom make frames to your requirements. By searching online for 'custom frames' you will find many online framers stocking both standard sizes and frames custom made to any size, in a wide variety of options. 

If you would prefer a frame tailored to specific requirements we would recommend taking the print to a local framer who would be able to offer expert advice and a wide variety of framing materials and options. There are also now many online framers who can custom make frames to your requirements. By searching online for 'custom frames' you will find many online framers stocking both standard sizes and frames custom made to any size, in a wide variety of options. 

Vintage frames and pre-loved frames discovered in markets and charity shops can also provide unique and low-cost framing options. If a frame that you find is larger than the print fret not, a local framer would be able to cut a piece of mount that would allow the print to fit the frame perfectly. 

Delivery

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Courier: 2-5 working days

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