We openly suggest some inspirations from artists of the same informal period (’50/’60) :

Pierre Soulage

 

George Matthieu

Hans Hartung

Franz Kline

 

Fritz Winter

Marc Tobey

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The opposite way in the 60’s was wild, revolutionary and crazy. Luigi Pericle was really a conservative, bound to ancient spiritual traditions and against all kind of vulgarity. You can see in this video how the 60’s swinged in London …

The Tooth Gallery (pretty conservative for the 60’s !)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Tooth_%26_Sons

 

I think we can understand better why Luigi Pericle decided to retire in Ascona disappointed by the new 60’s years athmosphere …

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Mr. Guido Magnaguagno (former Kunsthaus Zürich director) on Luigi Pericle’s discovery

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