Lot #21473

Composition with a Street Lamp By Shimon Palombo

estimate: $3500 - $4500

starting price: $2700

closing price: $2700

Description: Signed on lower left corner
technique: Acrylic on wood
description: Signed on lower left corner
Dimension: 89 x 47 cm
condition: Good

Shimon Palombo (1959-), Painter. Born in Wadi Salib, Haifa, Israel, in 1959. Studies: 1984- 1988 Ecole National Suprerieure Beaux Arts, Paris. Member of The Israeli Painters’ Association, and also of Workshop 24, Bet Hayotzer, Haifa. Lives and works in Wadi Salib, Haifa, and also in Paris. Solo exhibitions: 198 Small formats, Wadi Salib, Haifa; 1982 Haifa Auditorium; 1984 “Wadi Salib”, Haifa; 1991 Tefen Musuem; 1992 Histadrut House, Haifa; 1993 “Assemblage”, Stavit Gallery, Paris; 1994 “Memories” Stavit Gallery, Paris; Beit Hayozer Gallery, Haifa; 1995 Beit Hayozer Gallery, Haifa; 1997 “Le Passage”, Zafira Gallery, Paris; 1998 De Couvent Gallery, St. Emillion, France. Participated in numerous group exhibitions in Israel and abroad. In the last few years Palombo no longer paints on canvas. He gathers bits of timber and other materiasl, joins and glues them together into a kind of relief. Over those or between the various elements he paints with his color-rich brush.