• Short Summary

    THE ACTION PAINTERS OF PARIS HAVE IN THEIR MIDST A NEW EXPONENT WHO MAY WELL ESTABLISH A SCHOOL OF HIS OWN.

  • Description

    THE ACTION PAINTERS OF PARIS HAVE IN THEIR MIDST A NEW EXPONENT WHO MAY WELL ESTABLISH A SCHOOL OF HIS OWN.HE IS ERIC MUNSTER, A YOUNG DANE WHOSE PAINTINGS ARE THE PRODUCT OF "EXPLOSIVE ART".

    HIS METHOD: TAKE A VIRGIN CANVAS AND PLACE IT ON THE BANKS OF THE SEINE.FILL SEVERAL PLASTIC BAGS WITH VARIOUS THINNED PAINTS AND ARRANGE THEM AROUND A FIRE CRACKER IN THE CENTRE OF THE CANVAS.LIGHT BLUE PAPER AND STAND WELL BACK.WHEN THE INEVITABLE EXPLOSION OCCURS AND THE BURNING PAINT SPREADS OUT OVER THE CANVAS, PICK IT UP AND HELP THE SPREADING EFFECT ALONG BY TILTING THE CANVAS AT WILL.THEN DROP THE LOT IN THE SEINE AND FISH IT OUT AGAIN WHEN EXTINGUISHED.

    THE RESULT: A COLOUR COMPOSITION ANY SELF-RESPECTING CHAMELEON COULD BE PROUD OF.AND IF YOU FIND THE RIGHT BUYER - 3,000 NEW FRANCS IN CRISP, CRACKLING NOTES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACQCHAJFOBDAOJHDX4MPC12LY6
    Media URN:
    VLVACQCHAJFOBDAOJHDX4MPC12LY6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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