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Joan Hernández Pijuan

Spain Born in: 1931
Joan Hernandez-Pijuan, born in 1931 in Barcelona, is, for his talent in geometric figuration, a prominent 20th century artist. His paintings have been exhibited in the greatest institutions: the Venice Biennale, the Guggenheim in New York, at the Museum in Buenos Aires during the 1960s, and in 2003, two years before his death, his retrospective took place at MACBA.

He trained at the Escola de la Llotja, then at art school in Barcelona and the Reial Acadèmia Catalana de Belles Arts de Sant Jordi. He then moved to Paris where he learnt lithography and print-making. He began to be interested in post-War American painting, for example work by Franz Kline, and made several black and white canvases. During the 1970s, his interest in the object and space grew, and Joan Hernandez-Pijuan become part of this new movement, to the detriment of the Expressionism he was practising before.

Very concise, his work was inspired by Catalan landscapes and he sought to paint the « emotion of the perfect stillness of a summer’s day ». This gives us a good idea of the pigments present on the colour palette: generally yellow, ocre, green, pink; as well as the symbols we constantly find: houses, trees, clouds… These elements, sometimes scratched with a palate knife, stand out from a monochrome background in white, grey or black to transport us into the world of his emotions, as we explore the silence.

From the 1960s, he became known worldwide. He won various prizes, such as the Spanish National Art Prize in 1981 and the National Geographic Prize in 2004.
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Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 17, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 17, 1980
76 x 56 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 8, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 8, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 5, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 5, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 720 € 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 13, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 13, 1980
56.5 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris negre VI, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris negre VI, 2002
65 x 50 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris negre VI, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris negre VI, 2002
65 x 50 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris negre VI, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris negre VI, 2002
65 x 50 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris negre III, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris negre III, 2002
65 x 50 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris negre IV, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris negre IV, 2002
65 x 50 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Sans titre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Sans titre, 1987
38 x 30 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Gerro Ocre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Gerro Ocre, 1987
38 x 30 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Ocre 2, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Ocre 2, 1987
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PJ6, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PJ6, 1982
38 x 30 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Lliri, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Lliri, 1987
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Paisatje I, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Paisatje I, 1987
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Paisatje I, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Paisatje I, 1987
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PL4, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PL4, 1982
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 700

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PL6, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PL6, 1987
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 700

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PL5, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PL5, 1987
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PL2, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PL2, 1987
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 700

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Gerro i flor sobre verd, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Gerro i flor sobre verd, 1987
29 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, 0cre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

0cre, 1987
29 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Paisatje III, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Paisatje III, 1987
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Catedral ocre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Catedral ocre, 1987
38 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Rosa Verda, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Rosa Verda, 1987
29 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Paisatje II, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Paisatje II, 1987
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, PJ10, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

PJ10, 1982
30 x 38 x 0.02 cm
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€ 750

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 6, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 6, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 9, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 9, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 4, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 4, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 3, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 3, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 10, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 10, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 2, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 2, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 7, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 7, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Iris blau 1, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Iris blau 1, 1994
38 x 28 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Sans titre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Sans titre, 1997
38.5 x 57 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Dos arbres, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Dos arbres, 1989
40 x 59 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Dos arbres, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Dos arbres, 1989
40 x 59 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Abres i casa I, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Abres i casa I, 1989
40 x 59 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Dos arbres, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Dos arbres, 1989
59 x 40 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Dos arbres i nuvol, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Dos arbres i nuvol, 1989
59 x 40 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 11, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 11, 1980
59 x 40 x 0.02 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Sans titre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Sans titre, 1998
40 x 59 x 0.02 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Sans titre, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Sans titre, 1980
59 x 40 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 6, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 6, 1980
29 x 20 x 0.02 cm
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€ 400

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 12, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 12, 1980
59 x 40 x 0.02 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 4, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 4, 1980
20 x 29 x 0.02 cm
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€ 450

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 14, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 14, 1980
40 x 59 x 0.02 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, El xiprer, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

El xiprer, 1985
38 x 57 x 0.02 cm
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€ 800

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Casa amb jardi 1, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Casa amb jardi 1, 2001
100 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 1,000

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Feuille, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Feuille, 1980
64.5 x 54.5 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Sans Titre 6, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Sans Titre 6, 1991
56 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Fleur, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Fleur, 1987
56 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 16, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 16, 1980
56 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Fulles 2, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Fulles 2, 1984
76 x 56 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Polychrome 18, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Polychrome 18, 1980
76 x 56 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Color per a un paisatge, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Color per a un paisatge, 1977
76 x 56 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, 1-2-3, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

1-2-3, 1977
56 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Doble paisatge, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Doble paisatge, 1975
76 x 56 x 1 cm
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€ 600

Joan Hernández Pijuan, Tres moments d'un color, Print

Joan Hernández Pijuan

Tres moments d'un color, 1977
56 x 76 x 1 cm
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€ 600

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