Throughout his life, Jean Paul Riopelle would amuse himself in the interplay between abstraction and figuration. He never wanted to be put in a box or stuck with a label. Above all, we can say that Jean Paul was free.
In order to illustrate his complex relationship to abstraction, here’s a proposal to create a photomontage at the edge of abstraction using close-up photos of different textures from nature: leaves, grass, bark, moss, water, rocks, etc.
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