Constantin Macris

Abstract composition

1957

oil on formica
signed lower right
64 x 38 cm

Biography Constantin Macris (1917-1984):

Born in Cairo, had Greek parents. Received tuition at the Munich academy. Regular exhibitions in Cairo and after 1948 in Paris. Art education in the studio of  Fernand Léger in Paris. 

Since the early fifties independent artist. Produced abstract works with coloured areas superimposed on each other resembling murals. Free compositions with controlled use of colour.