Hynek Martinec is a unique figure in 21st-century European painting. His artworks combine contemporary painting processes with references to Baroque and mannerist painting in an extraordinary manner. The catalogue presents a new set of paintings done for an exhibition in the National Gallery inPrague; these are analyzed from the expert points of view of contemporary and Baroque art. The text includes a long interview with the artist in which he explains some of his opinions on contemporary painting.
In Czech and English, 152 pages, 85 reproductions