By the early ’70s almost all of creation representatives of Austrian art have focused on experiments with the body, entering into meditation and the control of pain. Such movements were due to “short leash.” Fascist tip of Austria, the dictatorship, the establishment of strict limits – all this stifled people who began to gather in groups, where the stepped frame, prohibitions, taboos. They were hurting themselves, simulated orgies, went naked, painted in gouache each other. more info
By the early ’70s almost all of creation representatives of Austrian art have focused on experiments with the body, entering into meditation and the control of pain. Such movements were due to “short leash.” Fascist tip of Austria, the dictatorship, the establishment of strict limits – all this stifled people who began to gather in groups, where the stepped frame, prohibitions, taboos. They were hurting themselves, simulated orgies, went naked, painted in gouache each other.
Drawing blood and urine
Such groups include the artist, Hermann Nitsch (Herman Nitsch), who works in this field for thirty-five years. And he became interested in it as a child, he spent during the Second World War. He made one hundred and scandalous, brutal, bloody representations. In his works, the artist uses his own urine and blood of many animals. Such creations caused a storm of negative people. There have even been cases of litigation. Because of these works, the artist has visited three times in prison. click
At the presentations besides exhibited monitors, which show an orgy, where a huge number of people participated.
Herman Nietzsche’s very addictive challenge the ban and how it affects a person, he devoted himself for the sake of psychology. But he never worked for the black PR and scandal, Herman created his work, because he is interested in the blood and the body. Like all artists, he was – a creative person. Just working towards not landscapes or abstraction, and blood. And it has been this one, because not everyone can look at this. read more
At such performances should not come with children as it is very effect on the psyche. Even adults is hard to watch, some go pale.
If Hermann Nitsch uses the blood of animals, the Brazilian artist Vinitsius Quesada (Vinicius Quesada) instead of paint uses its liquid.
cat in the picture
Vinitsius loves to lead its visitors into a shock as his paintings. His unusual series is called “Blues, written with blood.” In the frightening pictures Quesada captured monkeys who smoke cigarettes, unruly and unusual geisha scene.
monkey in an abstract painting
Of course, such a material the artist is sorely lacking, as it merges the two months of not more than 450 ml of blood. People who like this work, offered their blood to the artist created more masterpieces. But the author of paintings abandons her and offers to go to the point of blood transfusion, because that’s where it most needed. Red, yellow, blue colors give the painting a tragic, somber tone.
girl with cat
Experiment with blood, and English sculptor Marc Quinn. It has many famous sculptures, such as the development of the fetus in the womb, Kate Moss is engaged in yoga, pregnant woman disabled.
But the most popular product called “I myself”, which he created in 1991. This sculpture is a copy of the author’s head. But this remarkable head that the material for this sculpture was blood Marc Quinn. In such a creation was spent four and a half liters of frozen blood, which he collected five months. After such a masterpiece of the sculptor does not stop, and every five years creates new their heads to monitor their aging. read more
The girls are not far behind from fashion and is also experimenting. For example, Lani Beloso – artist who became famous for his works, painted blood secretions.
girl on a background pattern
In fact, this Hawaiian girl is sick menorrhagia, and her heavy menstrual cycles, so she decided why she suffers no avail, and decided to “throw” their suffering to the canvas. And to create a series of her paintings, which included 13 paintings, which represented her menstrual cycle for the year.