Antonio Castelló Avilleira

Published March 11, 2013 by Tony

Extreme Hyperrealism
Paintings that look like Photos

Antonio Castelló Avilleira

Antonio Castelló Avilleira‘s works are noted for their incredible perfection of form and apparent simplicity of his motives.  His provocative and extremist hyperrealist style exhibits a unique technical perfection. In 2012 his works were exhibited at the European Museum of Modern Art in Barcelona and at Galería Espacio Abierto in Madrid, while recently at the Winter Show Plus One Gallery in London.

Hyperrealism is a genre of painting and sculpture resembling a high-resolution photograph and is considered an advancement of Photorealism by the methods used to create the resulting paintings or sculptures. The term is primarily applied to an independent art movement and art style in the United States and Europe that has developed since the early 2000s.
Hyperrealist painters and sculptors make allowances for some mechanical means of transferring images to the canvas or mold, including preliminary drawings or grisaille underpaintings and molds. Photographic slide projections or multimedia projectors are used to project images onto canvases and rudimentary techniques such as gridding may also be used to ensure accuracy.

Sin título - Óleo sobre tabla

Enzo - Acrílico y óleo sobre tabla

Sin título - Óleo sobre lienzo

Grapes  - Óleo sobre lienzo

 Sin título - Óleo sobre lienzo

Neumático - Óleo sobre lienzo

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