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The stripe guy

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends

French artist Daniel Buren is synonymous with his colorful stripes using materials such as glass, canvases, mirrors in large scale public installations;  but he also captures the detailed, close up elements  of his work to bring out the essence of color, light and transparency.

Hermes scarve by Daniel Buren.

Started with a color field approach with his paintings, today Buren uses color to move into the space with a light weight and presence.

His installations challenges the expectations of its surroundings but also emphasizes the site; so it is a dependency. Stripes are used as a visual tool for this process.

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