The paintings of Dino Valls – The tradition of spanish realism

His painting, elaborating and expanding the methods of past masters, centers on the human psyche by using figurative techniques only as a formal support in which to project a conceptual content laden with profound psychic weight, where the most obscure pulsations develop in a symbolic process of intellectualism. – beinart.org

LA NAVE DE LOS LOCOS / THE SHIP OF FOOLS (1992)

Dino Valls was born in 1959 in Zaragoza, Spain.
Licentiate Degree in Medicine and Surgery. Since 1988, he has lived and worked in Madrid

INTROITUS I – II – III (2000)

He is a self-taught artist with an early involvement in drawing. He began painting oil in 1975. During his medical studies at the University of Zaragoza, he continued his painting and submitted his work to various art competitions in Spain and France, where he receive several awards.

PSICOSTASIA (2005)

The gaze discovers the painting and this reveals what we only know intuitively: the irrational. It is during our attempt to rationalize it that the conflicts arises, originating in our collective cultural unconsciousness, which scientific research continues to try to unmask.

RETABLO GRÁVIDO / PREGNANT ALTARPIECE (1991)

All images © Copyright by Dino Valls
www.dinovalls.com

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One Response to The paintings of Dino Valls – The tradition of spanish realism

  1. madenovatio says:

    This is an interesting article on the work of Italian Dino Valls
    ://madenovatio.com/2012/09/26/dino-valls/

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