Und endet am Fuss by Niclas Castello

Castello’s new series of paintings are architecture. Architecture working like calligraphy, because life is built and written through one’s journeys and trips. Through Castello’s iconographic constructions of minimalistic esthetics, the viewer may see his own life reflected. Castello shows us the Everywhere and the world, that is unicity and plurality at the same time. Niclas Castello doesn’t describe anything else than humanity, whose life is an eternal journey.

Created

2016

Size

47.3 x 39.4 In

Medium

Oil Color on Canvas

Signed

Yes

Genre

Popular

Presentation

Unique

Thing is a thing in a whole, und endet am Fuss by Niclas Castello

Traveling has always been a source of inspiration to Niclas Castello. References to the world, its wideness and the capacity of manhood to look at it  in an always deeper way can be found in his art since the very beginning. The superficiality of the world fascinates Castello, and allows him to show its depth.

From the moment when Niclas Castello became internationally famous, his life would change, and be defined by his journeys all around the world. Exhibitions, meetings and other obligations requested by his new status led him to travel uninterruptedly. His outer and inner horizonts became brighter and wider. The journey was now the inspiration.

Castello’s new series of paintings are architecture. Architecture working like calligraphy, because life is built and written through one’s journeys and trips. Through Castello’s iconographic constructions of minimalistic esthetics, the viewer may see his own life reflected. Castello shows us the Everywhere and the world, that is unicity and plurality at the same time. Niclas Castello doesn’t describe anything else than humanity, whose life is an eternal journey.

About Niclas Castello:

Niclas Castello grew up in the former eastern part of Germany. After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, he was opened up to a world of color that he became fascinated by. He moved to Paris and found inspiration to paint in the famous Montmarte district.Inspired by the talent of his mother and the legendary Paris fashion shows, he found his way to art and created his first paintings.  

In 2002 he returned to Germany and studied art at a private university.dissatisfied with the way art was taught in school. He dropped out and considered quitting art altogether.Because Castello was bored with the way of teaching, he broke up without degree Led by his instinct, in 2004 Niclas Castello decided to live in New York City. By accident he found shelter by the performance art pioneer Arleen Schloss,where he lived. Thankfully, he was led by instinct to New York City. He found solace in the mentoring support of Schloss and the inspiration of New York City. Castello´s new style was born. Driven by that passionate inspiration, further renowned sculptures and paintings were produced.

Niclas Castello sculptures are recognized worldwide for their playful nature and extravagant look. Castello takes the mundane and turns it into fabulous art.He is also well know for his luxe fire extinguishers. Castello takes old fir extinguishers, empties them, and then makes them into collectors items by imprinting famous logos on them.

 

 
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