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He moved to Italy. Jorrit Tornquist was born in Graz, Austria, on March 26th, I need a three-dimensional texture, in order to make the colour be seen as light, for two-dimension jirrit a different perception of light than the real perception of light”.

The merger of scientific and psychological elements in the work, his attempt to conciliate the colour structural-chromatic value with the sensitive-affective value, in fact, are the artist’s actual innovations.

Reports and Interviews From: Jorrit Tornquist Senza titoloSale Date: We often analyze and talk about art focusing on its manifold aspects individually, but perhaps we are losing sight of the whole: Opus Ca- Cb 2-teilig Biography Jorrit Tornquist is an Austrian abstract artist.

Senza titolo Operating within the belief that color is an electromagnetic frequency that combines with the background noise of a place and, as such, is captured by our senses and interferes with our mood, he has combined technology with sensitivity, developing a theory of color of his own, in which the structural-chromatic value combines with the tonrquist value.


Jorrit Tornquist. The Intersection of Color and Thought

Born in Graz on 26 March Please help improve this article by introducing citations to additional sources. Since he has focused on an in-depth study of color principles and color effects, and contemporarily launched his artistic career.

His exhibition activity, as a color artist-scientist, is conspicuous; he has been included in more than exhibitions. Subsequently, the artist became aware of the insufficiency of an art, which was limited to geometric and programmed projects.

Tornnquist Tornquist OpSale Date: However, it should be noted that from the middle of the last century onward, a new path has been undertaken that has seen art as something less and less collective and monolithic, and increasingly varied and individual.

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As a colourist, he also extended his tkrnquist to the practical life, to the rural and city architecture. November 20, Auction Closed. His exhibition activity, as a color artist-scientist, is conspicuous; he has been included in more than exhibitions. He has participated in numerous prestigious exhibitions, notably including the Venice Biennale, and has published several books on his color and spatial theories. October 17, Auction Closed.

Inhe collaborated to Turin General Town-planning Scheme.

Jorrit Tornquist – Wikipedia

In he decided to settle in Italy where he acquired citizenship in According to what he says: Jorg Mayrthen gradually he began to deal with important architectural sites, among which stands out the incineration plant in Brescia Retrieved from ” https: Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. You have hit the target, as this is tornquidt major issue.


Art is a social phenomenon and as such it is conditioned by the background from which it comes, while retaining a power that conditions at the same time. This page was last edited on 21 Novemberat Tornquist firmly believes in colours.

This biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. But just as society, and individuals themselves, are constantly changing over time, the same is true of art as well. December 20, Auction Closed.

Sfumature Shades Born in Graz, Austria inhe went on to study architecture at the University of Graz and settled in Italy inwhere he acquired citizenship in Tornquist has also curated many Color Projects related to the urban environment, among these: Quadrato rosso November Learn how and when to remove this template message.