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YORAM CHISIN

The mystery of colours and emotions

A colourist with deep sensitiveness.

Vivid colours and contrasting shapes.

Oil on raw linen.

Pure or upgraded with metal or plaster.

Emotion to be found in multiple layers through colour and paint combinations.

The painter gives free rein to his emotions.

Emotions the viewer may capture or who make him dig in his own sensitive world. 

A mystery to be solved? 

 

Controlled boundless colours 

 

Chisin paints emotions relating to his recent past and to the past never to forget, the nightmare of the Holocaust. The sense of beauty - he has expressed from his early age - sparkles in his works.

He is fascinated by fashion, more particularly by the aesthetics of the colour palette used by the French designer Christian Lacroix. In his view, a sensitive match with the work of his guru, the abstract expressionist Mark Rotko. ‘I work with mystical colours that have a meaning’, says the artist. Chisin, inspired by leaders in the world of fashion and art, chooses colours and paint combinations, often processed in layers, that express his inner experience. He uses the power of colours and complex textures by putting together contrasting and complementing shades to increase the visual effect, reflecting sensitivity. Sensitivity focusing on the strength of being, determination of life as well as fatality of despair. Despite deep feelings of pain, the painter wants to illustrate hope and joy.

Colours and mood make a controlled contradiction.

 

Chisin masters the technique of ‘oil’, combined with plaster or metal, and aesthetics in a way he can develop his initial idea of how the work would look like during the painting process to respond to his current feelings. ‘Works can take up to 4 months to finish. I need to look at the canvas for hours. It brings me fresh inspiration and as long as I am not satisfied, the work is not ready to be seen by others’, according to the artist. His emotions rule colour and techniques.

The work of Yoram is aesthetically and technically subtle. He makes colours cry and sing!

 

Direct involvement with the viewer

The painter invites the viewer to his inner experience. His work is a communication channel between imagination and reality. He challenges the viewer’s sensory experience and cultural background to make his own personal associations. 

Yoram’s believes in the golden triangle of love, of thrusting and of thirst of energy. It stands for learning how to take a new lease of life, how to look at things and how to savour life, …Therefore in his philosophical quest he focuses on common subjects to better hide in another world - after the sudden death of his wife - to question himself about his intimacy and to stimulate the viewer to question the questioning.

The viewer can enter the world of the artist guided by his own emotions and experience because the language of pain, sadness, joy and hope is a universal one.

 

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Profile of Yoram Chisin

 

Yoram Chisin, born in 1971 in France (Toulouse), arrived in 1973 in Israel. The presence of his maternal grandmother, a hard and elegant lady, an intellectual who survived the concentration camps, left on him an indelible mark of the nightmare of the Holocaust and so did also his paternal grandfather. His father, the ever-present brilliant man, university professor in medicine, a leftist intellectual was always a reference point from whom Chisin had to escape. Freudian tensions seem clear. He served the Israeli Army Forces in the “Golani” Infantry Division.

Today Chisin lives and works in Israel. He recently exhibited at galleries in Sydney, Melbourne, Miami, New York, Tel Aviv, Brussels and Antwerp.

 

Exhibitions

September 2016

ken done gallery Sydney

gould gallery Melbourne

October 2016

aaf  Brussels  Belgium

November 2016

satellite art show Miami

December 2016

solo exhibition frakas gallery tel aviv

Junary 2107

Artelli Gallery group show

March 2017

Group show studio 26 NEW YORK 

October 2017

open house at the mana foundation in NEW YORK 

October 2017

Art elyeese Paris

December 2017

Scope Miami at Art Basel Miami

December 2018

Art Lion with Artellii gallery France 

March 2018

The paul fisher gallery

palm beach

May 2018

"Makom Leomanot" art space tlv

Solo Show

December 2018

Art basel Miami scope 2018

Artwood Miami group show

March 2019

Solo Show

The Mark gallery NEW YORK

March 15

AAF bBrussels with Artelli gallery

julay 10

atrelli gallery at knokke