Theo L’Herminez and his Magic Realism

Silent and seemingly without emotion the portrayed people in the paintings of Theo L’Herminex (1921 – 1997) observe the viewer. The figures are stylized and without any superfluous detailing. His characteristic style took time to develop: Starting his career as designer of commercials, the artist later decided to follow an art education in order to become a full time painter. L’Herminez graduated at de Academie van Beeldende en Bouwende Kunsten in Tilburg. His style however, is quite self-thought, and ranges from impressionist in the early periods to realist and finally something much akin to the magic realism of Pyke Kouch and Carel Willink.

Theo l' Herminez
De vlieger
 
The Kite (De vlieger)
Acrylic on linnen
125 x 100  -  1981
€ 9.800,-
Exhibition Hall: Wilhelminaziekenhuis Assen


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