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Book presentation - J. F. Yvars
Monday, 20 September 19:00
* Private and exclusive events for members of the Círculo del Liceo

The Círculo del Liceo is pleased to invite you to the presentation of the book "Retratos, semblanzas, perfiles: un abecedario artístico personal" by J. F. Yvars, art historian, teacher and curator. The event featured the participation of Llàtzer Moix, writter, journalist and deputy director of La Vanguardia.

In this book, the author lavishes his extensive knowledge of art history and offers a magnificent retrospective of modern art in which he invites us to reflect on hedonism and sensuality in Matisse's work, the pictorial deformation in Bacon's, the visionary aesthetics of Balthus, the creative genius of Picasso or the provocations of Duchamp. In addition, Yvars' speech dialogues with thinkers of the stature of Benjamin, Adorno and Clark.

J. F. Yvars is an art historian. He has been a university professor, editor and director of the Institut Valencià d'Art Modern (IVAM), of which he is the honorary director. He has been responsible for numerous exhibitions, among which are Lepchitz, Madrid-Barcelona, ​​1930-1936 or The Forms of Cubism: International Itinerary Exhibitions, from New York to Prague, Ràfols-Casamada: Painting and Antoni Clavé and the Century of the collage.
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