Elisabetta Fantone’s Pop Art Retrospective at Galerie 203
With Retrospective, her fifteenth personal exhibition, contemporary artist Elisabetta Fantone gives us the fertile and nostalgic universe of the stars of the past and the present, from the 2nd to the 30th of November at the gorgeous Galerie 203.
Influenced by the pop art of the sixties, Elisabetta paints with bright colors and tireless fanaticism. Her passion for the 3rd art and her fascination with the icons of the past and the present, are the engines of her inspiration and place known faces at the center of her work. They dictate her choices but also guide her imagination.
Elisabetta is inspired by the great figures of fashion, cinema and music. She first pours out, without filter, emotions that only paintings can encapsulate. The painting is not the model. She is the gaze on the model. The creation is there, under the awed gaze of the artist who speaks to us in her own way through her brushstrokes. What matters to her is to transcribe what she feels, anonymity and fragility as well as celebrity.
So here is what you need to know about Elisabetta‘s Retrospective :
Exhibition date: Friday, November 2, 2018 — Friday, November 30, 2018
Vernissage date and time: Friday, November 2, 2018, from 6 PM to 10 PM
Location: Galerie 203 | 227 Rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montréal, QC H2Y 1T4
Fee: Free entry
About Elisabetta Fantone
Apart from painting, Elisabetta’s projects continue to grow. In particular, she was invited to create two watches for the prestigious Swiss watchmaker CORUM. She decorated the mythical National Hotel in Miami Beach, where she even has her own suite. She collaborated with the renowned designer, Marie Saint Pierre, on a collection of dresses and beanbags. She launched a collection of carpets and cousins, and she painted many murals, two in the popular Wynwood district of Miami. In addition, Elisabetta also makes a career in front of the camera as a model, an actress and, of course, a host with her position as an advisor on the reality TV show XOXO. In the near future, two feature films, in which she in, will be released in theaters, Dad has become a Pixie and Call me Sandy. Even more impressive, Elisabetta has recently landed a lead role in a Netflix original series, Paper Empire, where she plays the role of an FBI agent. Paper Empire will be released in 2019.
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Featured image credit:
Mick Jagger | Twiggy | Marilyn Monroe | Jack Nicholson by Elisabetta Fantone
First, second, third and fourth photos credit:
Elisabetta Fantone’s photographers
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