Joan Miro

Joan Miro

(World) Barcelona, Spain
Fan account of Joan Miró, a Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist born in Barcelona. A museum dedicated to his work, the Fundació Joan Miró, was established in his native city of Barcelona in 1975, and another, the Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró, was established in his adoptive city of Palma de Mallorca in 1981.

Earning international acclaim, his work has been interpreted as Surrealism, a sandbox for the subconscious mind, a re-creation of the childlike, and a manifestation of Catalan pride. In numerous interviews dating from the 1930s onwards, Miró expressed contempt for conventional painting methods as a way of supporting bourgeois society, and famously declared an "assassination of painting" in favour of upsetting the visual elements of established painting.
More at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_Mir%C3%B3

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The Beautiful Bird Revealing the Unknown to a Pair of Lovers (from the Constellation series) by Joan Miro
The Vegetable Garden with Donkey by Joan Miro
The Skiing Lesson by Joan Miro
Woman and Dog in Front of the Moon by Joan Miro
The Port by Joan Miro
Bathing Woman by Joan Miro
Rope and People I by Joan Miro
Goutte d'eau sur la neige rose by Joan Miro
The Sun Embracing the Lover by Joan Miro
Blue II by Joan Miro
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Catalan Peasant Head by Joan Miro
Catalan Landscape (The Hunter) by Joan Miro
The Red Sun Gnaws at the Spider by Joan Miro
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The Gold of the Azure by Joan Miro
Woman before the luna by Joan Miro
Dones rodejades pel vol d'un ocell by Joan Miro
Portrait de Mme. K. by Joan Miro
Woman and Birds by Joan Miro
The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings by Joan Miro
Still Life with Old Shoe by Joan Miro
Characters in the Night by Joan Miro
The Air by Joan Miro
The Red Disk by Joan Miro
Poema I by Joan Miro
Constellation: The Morning Star by Joan Miro
Bottle of Vine by Joan Miro
Portrait IV by Joan Miro
Character in Front of the Sun by Joan Miro
Head of a Man by Joan Miro
Fascinating Personage by Joan Miro
Blue III by Joan Miro
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Dutch Interior I by Joan Miro
Dutch Interior II by Joan Miro