Born in 1951 in Spain’s Basque country, where he still lives and works, Alejandro Quincoces began his career as a self-taught artist at the early age of 16, when he started work as a commercial artist for advertising agencies, supporting himself and his extended family.
His formal training in Fine Arts began in 1987, at the age of 36. Working in oils and charcoal washes, Quincoces is much more than the quintessential painter of enigmatic urban landscapes.
This Bilbao-born artist abandoned, at the beginning of the eighties, abstraction for objective and referential painting. Yet despite their obvious references to known locations, his paintings and graphite drawings offer the viewer a portrait that transcends any specific place, carrying the psychological weight of the most expressive abstract work.
Their muted colours, the contrast of shapes and the discriminate use of light give relief to a terrain where we can wander, evoking memories, desires and misadventures. They are landscapes of forgetfulness, cities of sleep where what could have occurred carries the weight of years.
All artworks are sent via Pack & Send both within Australia and overseas. For large items, we may use a specialised art carrier. Small items may also be sent via Australia Post.
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We are confident you will love your new artwork, but should you not, we have a money back guarantee. It means, if the works are not described as shown in the text and photos, or if you are not satisfied then we will happily accept the return of the works of up to (7) days after you have received it. Please contact us to initiate a return.
To be eligible for a return, the artwork must be in the same condition that you received it. If your return is accepted, we’ll send you a return shipping label, as well as instructions on how and where to send your package. Items sent back to us without first requesting a return will not be accepted
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Art Money makes owning art immediate and affordable. Payments are spread over 10 equal monthly payments. After paying a 10% deposit, you can take your artwork home and pay the remaining balance over 9 months, interest-free.