View Louis Cattiaux’s artworks on artnet. Learn about the artist and find an in- depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction . Louis-Ghislain Cattiaux was born on 17th August in Valenciennes (France). He studied at the École des Arts et Métiers in Paris. He lived for. Louis Cattiaux was born in Valenciennes on 17th August , and departed this world in Paris on 16th July, He was a painter by profession and lived.
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But Cattiaux is not only interesting because of his louiz, but, above all, for his links with the Hermetic tradition, because at his artistic practice united a strong orientation towards Alchemy and the search for the Absolute. Meuwese King Arthur in the Netherlands — ebook. Johann Reuchlin and the Kabbalah — ebook. If you would also like to post a blog with content relevant to the BPH please contact us at bph ritmanlibrary.
Download Free Chapters Download free e-book: If you would also like to post a blog with content relevant to the BPH please contact us at bph ritmanlibrary. He might be considered a pure artist as well as a natural philosopher, someone with a richly personal nature who was also endowed with remarkable sense of humor.
He also wrote an essay dedicated to painting: The Message Rediscovereda work composed of more than six thousand sentences or aphorisms that are much more than a study of the Hermetic tradition.
But from onwards, his painting becomes more personal, and it is difficult to include it fully in any of the contemporary tendencies of pictorial art. Raimon Arola – Powered by nodelabs – info arsgravis. This search flowed into an encounter: Raimon Arola – Powered by nodelabs – info arsgravis.
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One must work a long time on the same work, but without effort, without boredom, without working as it were… Louis Cattiaux books, a donation of Jeanne Lohest-Hooghvorst of Beya Publications, Belgium. Thus, it is futile to seek in surrealist activity any other motive but the hope of determining that point. The Message Rediscovereda work composed of more than six thousand sentences or aphorisms that are much more than a study of the Hermetic tradition.
Website for the Course on Symbolism. Louis Cattiaux Valenciennes, – Paris,painter, poet, and hermetic philosopher. The Message Rediscovered is a work of art, of poetry, of philosophy, of alchemy, of Hermeticism, of mysticism, of metaphysics, of religion, of love, of holiness, in which “the truth of God” lodges. Very few succeeded in distinguishing the spiritual light germinating in the midst of the darkness. Certe inde plurimi scientiam maximam haurient, qui e totius orbis terrarum oriundi erunt.
In any event, the great surrealistic adventure would have owed continuing their trip to the realm of the beyond described in the Egyptian Book of the Dead, to cross the night of being, for coming by day again.
The witches reached this place by virtue of their secret powers. But Cattiaux is not only interesting because of his painting, but, above all, for his links with the Hermetic tradition, because at his artistic practice united a strong orientation towards Alchemy and the search for the Absolute.
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The paintings of Louis Cattiaux certainly have something of the surrealistic about them. September 12, at Cattiaux had a passion for Hermetic philosophy: Everything leads us liuis believe that there is a certain point of the spirit at which life and death, the real and the imaginary, the past and the future, the communicable and the incommunicable, the high and the low, cease to be perceived cattiau contradictory terms. Luois have seen some people react with epiphany,enlightening gnostic experiences showing them a piece in my studio although one visitor was so frightened he wished to wait outside for fear the place was haunted.
September 10, at Something similar to what the surrealists sought on investigating little-known areas of the human spirit, remote from logic and reason.
The Message Rediscovered by Louis Cattiaux.
Louis Cattiaux, Confrontation of the Lights, Contemporary with the French Vanguards, he attained to create a personal style in which is evident a visionary substrate underlying. Guide of the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica. In the popular tradition, the representation of this dark sun is given to the Great Goat, who, with his luminous horn illuminates the Witches Sabbath, place of cattiaix invisible and a reminiscence of all ancient mysteries.
In his Second Manifesto dattiaux SurrealismBreton wrote:.
Interior of Cattiaux’s home-studio, loouis Paris. Cattiaux, like all authentic artists, succeeds in crossing the realm of darkness and the unconscious, where most are stranded, in order to reach the place of the invisible and to show an interior heaven illuminated by some stars such as have never been heard to speak, they who only dispose of their exterior senses.
Physics and metaphysics of painting. A text written with the intention of deepening, through the artistic language, in the profound mystery that hides itself beyond art.
Download Free Chapters Download free e-book: A light permanently buried in the obscurity of nothingness till its rebirthing. Presentation This space is devoted to the work of Louis Cattiaux Valenciennes, – Paris,cattiuax, poet, and hermetic philosopher.
Vobis imo corde congratulor quod Pictori Alchemistaeque sapientissimo Ludovico Cattiaux pegmata vestra aperuistis.
Forewords and introductory materials about The Message Rediscovered. Art enthusiasts classify xattiaux work as surrealism, which for them is a catch-all term for everything they are unable to understand. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. The Midnight Sun presides over the scene, flanked by angels render homage.
Physics and metaphysics of painting.
Here, he cattiakx undoubtedly alluding to the problem expressed by the Sybil to the pious Aeneas, when the latter wanted to go down to Hades: