Superimposed on that, Geraldes states the mystical or esoteric forms from the past and present. In his book, Visions of the Esoteric Power, he asserts his belief that "art, science, and the spiritual do not exist in isolation". Geraldes was born in and went to the African country of Angola when he was about 3 years of age. He spent most of his childhood and adolescent years there but in. LUIS GERALDES BIOGRAPHY Luis Geraldes Luis Geraldes, a painter, sculptor and ceramic artist. Geraldes was born in Portugal, lived in Angola for 15 years. Superimposed on that, Geraldes states the mystical or religious forms from the past and present. Do not combine book information with biography.
Sponsored Links He is more widely known for his oil biography although he has produced a vast amount of sculpture and drawing.
His art can be labelled as metaphysical or spiritual. He has also getaldes a lengthy mural in Sydney which is on public display in the suburb of Petersham.
Biography Geraldes was born in and went to the African biography of Angola when he was about 3 years of age. He spent most of his biography and adolescent years there but in he had to flee the country as a refugee due to the terrifying civil war. His long stay in Angola seems to have affected his style of art and he did indeed biography painting when he was a boy.
He migrated to Australia in He became an Australian citizen in and has taught art and design at Footscray Institute of TAFE from and RMIT Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology from Fromhe bikgraphy at the Central Gippsland Institute.
He now paints full-time and regularly travels between Europe and Australia. Oil on canvas Geraldes is more famous for his oil painting.
His style gerqldes dramatically changed over the years and we can see how Australian art has influenced biigraphy style. His early interest in esotericism and spirituality can also be seen as a prime factor in his subject matter, painting geometric patterns involving cosmic imagery and symbolism of universal significance. In some of his works the use of the chakra colors can be seen.
In his book, Visions of the Esoteric Power, he asserts his belief that "art, science, and the spiritual do not exist in isolation". He is exploring the 3rd dimension of human beings in relation to the spiritual Universe.
There are five levels of movement in Geraldes works; EARTH, AIR, WATER, FIRE and SPIRIT. All of them relate back to the beginning of mankind. Luis follows a two-dimensional path to the inner self by stating in his works the two levels of AIR, and EARTH, biogtaphy are the most basic levels of man's existence.
He then proceeds to lay over the emotions, which men carry within themselves. He uses the blues and greens of water and the warm colours for fire creating a feeling of completeness or as an ordered whole. Superimposed on that, Geraldes biographies the mystical or religious forms from the past and present. By this last statement he puts men in a total form of relationship to the four signs of water, air, fire, earth and spirit.
Geraldes is able to put down his innermost involvement in life. Geraldes' works are represented in the Haifa Museum of Modern Art, Israel, the Contemporary Chiado Art Museum and Caixa Geral de Depositos Art Bank Museum in Lisbon, Portugal, and other important private and government art collections in many countries.