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J. Kesín

J. Kesín

Germany • Born in: 1963

Somber Abstract Painters

Painters

Working mainly with oil and acrylics, J. Kesin creates paintings of his perception of different subjects. These range from the autobiographical to literature, general concepts, politics and current affairs.

The subjects of his paintings are often deconstructed into 'components', which are then represented on the canvas by layers, interplaying and creating a game of shapes, lines, opacity and transparency. Analysis, emotion and spontaneity are combined in a process of constant conversation with the evolving painting.

His artistic influences include the ideas of simultaneity, cubism, and constructivism, as well as Gerhard Richter and Howard Hodgkin's associative abstraction.

Kesin was born in Hamburg, Germany where he lived until 1999. During the 1990's he also spent extended periods of time in Russia and Uzbekistan, following the break-up of the Soviet Union, which added to his experiences and inspirations.

He is now based in London and Valencia.


Education

2019-2021 Studied Painting under Sibylle Werkmeister (founder and former director and lecturer at 'Freie Kunstakademie Überlingen'), Com. of Valencia, Spain

1992-1998 MA Applied Cultural Studies, Lueneburg, Germany


Solo Exhibitions:

2021 Layered Perceptions, De Souza Gallery, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

Group Exhibitions:

2021 A Cultural Trip (Viaje Cultural), Gallery Sporting Club Russafa, Valencia, Spain

2021 The Beauty of Forgiveness, Gallery Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

2021 Contemporary Art Exhibition Cervera del Maestre, Ermita de San Sebastian, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

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J. Kesín, From the Ashes, Painting

J. Kesín

From the Ashes, 2021 36.2 x 28.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

$879

J. Kesín, Impediment, Painting

J. Kesín

Impediment, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Gomorrah, Painting

J. Kesín

Gomorrah, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Exit I, Painting

J. Kesín

Exit I, 2022 11.8 x 7.9 x 1.4 inch Painting

$267

J. Kesín, Exit II, Painting

J. Kesín

Exit II, 2022 11.8 x 7.9 x 1.4 inch Painting

$267

J. Kesín, Exit III, Painting

J. Kesín

Exit III, 2022 11.8 x 7.9 x 1.4 inch Painting

$267

Our recommendations J. Kesín, Launch of the seven Factoids, Painting

J. Kesín

Launch of the seven Factoids, 2021 31.9 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch Painting

$965

Our recommendations J. Kesín, Moscow, Painting

J. Kesín

Moscow, 2021 51.2 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,125

Our recommendations J. Kesín, Khiva, Painting

J. Kesín

Khiva, 2021 51.2 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,125

Our recommendations J. Kesín, Reassembly, Painting

J. Kesín

Reassembly, 2021 51.2 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,167

J. Kesín, Konstrukt VIII, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt VIII, 2022 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Konstrukt VII, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt VII, 2022 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Konstrukt VI, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt VI, 2021 45.7 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,050

J. Kesín, Konstrukt V, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt V, 2022 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Konstrukt IV, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt IV, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Konstrukt II, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt II, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Future Relics V, Painting

J. Kesín

Future Relics V, 2021 25.6 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

$613

J. Kesín, Future Relics II, Painting

J. Kesín

Future Relics II, 2021 25.6 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

$613

J. Kesín, Future Relics I, Painting

J. Kesín

Future Relics I, 2021 25.6 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

$613

J. Kesín, Crossing, Painting

J. Kesín

Crossing, 2021 31.9 x 72.4 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,413

J. Kesín, Dissolution, Painting

J. Kesín

Dissolution, 2021 51.2 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,167

J. Kesín, All the Sunsets, Painting

J. Kesín

All the Sunsets, 2021 39.4 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$965

J. Kesín, Born of the Shallows, Painting

J. Kesín

Born of the Shallows, 2021 39.4 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$965

J. Kesín, Konstrukt III, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt III, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Konstrukt I, Painting

J. Kesín

Konstrukt I, 2021 45.7 x 35 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,093

J. Kesín, Future Relics III, Painting

J. Kesín

Future Relics III, 2021 25.6 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

$613

J. Kesín, Panther, Painting

J. Kesín

Panther, 2020 51.2 x 31.9 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,125

J. Kesín, A night on the town, Painting

J. Kesín

A night on the town, 2021 35 x 51.2 x 1.2 inch Painting

$1,167

J. Kesín, 72 (It's Curtains), Painting

J. Kesín

72 (It's Curtains), 2021 35 x 51.2 x 1.2 inch Painting

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J. Kesín, Future Relics IV, Painting

J. Kesín

Future Relics IV, 2021 25.6 x 19.7 x 1.2 inch Painting

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Who is the artist?

Working mainly with oil and acrylics, J. Kesin creates paintings of his perception of different subjects. These range from the autobiographical to literature, general concepts, politics and current affairs.

The subjects of his paintings are often deconstructed into 'components', which are then represented on the canvas by layers, interplaying and creating a game of shapes, lines, opacity and transparency. Analysis, emotion and spontaneity are combined in a process of constant conversation with the evolving painting.

His artistic influences include the ideas of simultaneity, cubism, and constructivism, as well as Gerhard Richter and Howard Hodgkin's associative abstraction.

Kesin was born in Hamburg, Germany where he lived until 1999. During the 1990's he also spent extended periods of time in Russia and Uzbekistan, following the break-up of the Soviet Union, which added to his experiences and inspirations.

He is now based in London and Valencia.


Education

2019-2021 Studied Painting under Sibylle Werkmeister (founder and former director and lecturer at 'Freie Kunstakademie Überlingen'), Com. of Valencia, Spain

1992-1998 MA Applied Cultural Studies, Lueneburg, Germany


Solo Exhibitions:

2021 Layered Perceptions, De Souza Gallery, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

Group Exhibitions:

2021 A Cultural Trip (Viaje Cultural), Gallery Sporting Club Russafa, Valencia, Spain

2021 The Beauty of Forgiveness, Gallery Casa del Dragon, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

2021 Contemporary Art Exhibition Cervera del Maestre, Ermita de San Sebastian, Cervera del Maestre, Spain

What are his 3 main works?

What is J. Kesín’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Somber Abstract Painters

When was J. Kesín born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1963