Luc Peire

Born in 1916 - Belgium


Luc Peire was an internationally renowned exponent of post-war constructivist abstraction and “Geta” is a superb example of his tantalising delicately constructed compositions. Part draughtsman, part spiritualist, Peire sought to achieve ultimate harmonious equilibrium which he referred to as metaphysical abstraction.

The balance of colours and lineal rhythms relate to the source of his inspiration for the work whether it be an event, an emotion or a piece of music.

During the 1960’s he extended this approach to whole scale installations or “Environments” in which the walls became part of his composition and the floors and ceilings were mirrored creating an infinite spatial illusion, the first of these was installed at the Musée Nationale d’Art Moderne, Paris in 1967, for which he received international acclaim.

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The studios of Luc Peire - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
Luc Peire - Quadrat Bottrop - Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop
Retrospective de Luc Peire - LaM - Lille Métropole musée d'art moderne, d'art contemporain et d'art brut, Villeneuve d'Ascq
Luc Peire - Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
Luc Peire - Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris


Black & White. Reason and Passion - Lorenzelli Arte, Milan
Abstraction, Verticalité, Transparence - Galerie Michèle Broutta, Paris
Whizz Bang Pop - Auckland Art Gallery, Auckland
ACID - seuphor 8 graveurs belgo-français - Galerie Michèle Broutta, Paris
Abstraits Construits. Collection Du Centre De La Gravure Et De L'image Imprimée À La Louvière - Maison de la Culture Namur, Namur
Geometric Abstraction - BENOOT GALLERY , Oostende
50 jaar Abstracte Kunst - Galerie Lieve Lambrecht, Merendree
Zomer in Oostende - BENOOT GALLERY , Oostende
Hommage à l´Atelier Lacourière-Frélaut - Galerie Michèle Broutta, Paris
Gilbert Decock & Luc Peire - Monos Gallery, Liège
Abstract Art - Benoot Gallery, Knokke-Heist
Modern Art - BENOOT GALLERY , Oostende
Eduardo y Maud Westerdahl - 2 miradas del siglo 20 - Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gelijk het leven is - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
Un jardin secret - Collection Monique Dorsel et Emile Lanc - Centre de la Gravure et de l'Image imprimée de la, La Louvière
Collettiva in Bianco e Nero - Galleria Melesi, Lecco
The sixties - Art in Belgium - SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent
First Midwestern Exhibition of Belgian Painters - CAC - Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
I Bienal de São Paulo 1951 - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo

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