"A truly poetic canvas is an awakened dream."
"There is no choice: no art without life"
Magritte: The True Art of Painting
Quotations from A Dictionary of Contemporary Quotations compiled by Jonathon Green
Magritte was the co-founder of the Belgian Surrealist movement, and except for brief periods of experimentation the style of his paintings remained true to his Surrealist beginnings.
His painting style is highly polished with recurring motifs.
Meet Rene Magritte
Related Artists included: Bellmer, Brauner, Giorgio de CHIRICO , Salvador DALI, Paul DELVAUX Yves TANGUY
Notable works include:
The Reckless Sleeper - TATE GALLERY - London
Time Transfixed - THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
Promenades of Euclid - Minneapolis Institute of Arts USA