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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Within his canvases there lives a strange, magic world, different from what our eyes see in the everyday world.

Without it, one cannot begin the alchemical work. Contemporary with the French Vanguards in the convulsive years of the first half of 20th century, he attained to create a personal style in which is evident a visionary substrate underlying. The Message Rediscovered by Louis Cattiaux. 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 cattlaux truth of God” lodges.

September 12, at The witches reached this place by virtue of their secret powers. Louis Cattiaux, Confrontation of the Lights, The Message Rediscovereda work composed of more than six thousand sentences or aphorisms that are much more than a study of the Hermetic tradition.

Willfully or not its a talisman maybe not from picatrix yet still equally beneficial or malovent. Your email address will not be published.

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 the invisible and a reminiscence of all ancient mysteries. I am an esotericist and artist. The Message Rediscovereda louie composed of more than six thousand sentences or aphorisms that are much more than a study of the Hermetic tradition. This search flowed into an encounter: This search flowed into an encounter: In his Second Manifesto of SurrealismBreton wrote:.

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One must work a long time on the same work, but without effort, without boredom, without working as it were…. He lived candidly, with sobriety, with poverty according to the men, joyful and contented as a child and as such, without malice.

Louis Cattiaux The Place of the Vision

The Message Rediscovered in which he condensed his hermetic experiences. Visual Discourse about Louis Cattiaux’s paintings. Image of louiz oni, African bronze, XV century. If you would also like to post a blog with content relevant to the BPH please contact us at bph ritmanlibrary. Louis Cattiaux, The Black Virgin, 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.

Louis Cattiaux, Maria Paritura, undated. But from onwards, his painting becomes more personal, and it is difficult to include it fully in any of the contemporary tendencies of cattiayx art. A light permanently buried in the obscurity of cattaux till its rebirthing.


Your email address will not be published. Physique et metaphisique de la peinture Physics and metaphysics of painting. A period of louiis begins for him: But Louis Cattiaux is not only interesting because of his painting, rather also, and 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.


This site uses cookies: With regard to the surrealist painters, Cattiaux wrote:. The Ritman Library is grateful to have received a donation of Mrs. He also wrote an essay dedicated to painting: The paintings of Louis Cattiaux certainly have something of the surrealistic about them.

Louis Cattiaux

Louis Cattiaux Valenciennes, — Paris,painter, poet, and hermetic philosopher. From that point on, his paintings directly reflect this concern; he leaves behind his formative and experimental period, cattiau most important events of which were the creation, inof an avant-garde art gallery, called Gravitations, and the foundation, together with a small group of painters and poets, of an ephemeral artistic movement that they dubbed Transhylisme: Art enthusiasts classify my work as surrealism, which for them cahtiaux a catch-all term for everything they are unable to understand.

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. Physics and metaphysics of painting. Meuwese King Arthur in the Netherlands — ebook.

Maria Paritura by Louis Cattiaux, Paris,