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ALTERED LANGUAGE: NEW WORK BY CECIL TOUCHON AND NIELS SHOE MEULMAN 
Post Dogmatist Painting #937 | 60x48 inches | 2017

ALTERED LANGUAGE: NEW WORK BY CECIL TOUCHON AND NIELS SHOE MEULMAN 

ALTERED LANGUAGE: NEW WORK BY CECIL TOUCHON AND NIELS SHOE MEULMAN Tinney Contemporary | 237 5th Avenue North | Nashville, TN, 37219ph: (615) 255-7816Exhibition Dates:  July 14th - August 18th, 2018Opening Reception: August 4th, 6-9 pm during the First Saturday Art Crawl DowntownTinney Contemporary is pleased to present Altered Language - a two person exhibition featuring work by internationally acclaimed artists Cecil Touchon and Niels Shoe Meulman. Both artists share a fascination and admiration of language and typography, and abstract it in various ways within their work.  Touchon pulls from billboard advertisements and other printed materials and deconstructs them into collages of purely geometric matter. Alternatively,…

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Massurrealist Overload | 2003 |[exhibition]
Fusion Series #1973 - 2003 - collage on paper with antique papers acrylic and pencil

Massurrealist Overload | 2003 |[exhibition]

Massurrealist Overload In the Studio with Cecil Touchon Collage works in Sound, Text and Image  Opening 5.31.03 Living the last four years in the central Mexico city of Cuernavaca, Cecil Touchon gives us a rare glance into the startlingly wide range of his creative working process. Touchon explores the various strands of the construct he identifies as the 'massurreality' -  the meta discourse of globalization as it relates to modernist art and its aspirations to radically recreate the world in a utopian fashion. Touchon's installation of hundreds of works on paper, digital photographs, notes, poems, and sound collages in constant…

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At Play in the Utopian Matrix 2001 [exhibition]
At Play in the Utopian Matrix exhibition (2001) by Cecil Touchon at William Campbell Contemporary Art in Fort Worth, Texas

At Play in the Utopian Matrix 2001 [exhibition]

From William Campbell Contemporary Art for the Exhibition "At Play in the Utopian Matrix 2001 William Campbell Contemporary Art  | 4935 Byers Avenue | Fort Worth, TX 76107 (817) 737-9566 | williamcampbellcontemporaryart.com | E-Mail: wcca@flash.net Cecil Touchon continues to explore the realm of collage from his studio in the central Mexico mountains overlooking the colonial city of Cuernavaca and “El Popo”, the area’s resident volcano. Much of his imagery is derived from Touchon’s fascination with the differences between how the modernist ideal has evolved in Mexico and the United States and the resulting variations of a modernist aesthetic. Touchon’s primary exploration of collage is contained…

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IN A BROKEN TONGUE [exhibition]

IN A BROKEN TONGUE | 24 MAY - 9 JUNE 2013 | Nuart Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico Cecil Touchon is internationally renowned for abstractions that are based upon typography.   Using the techniques of collage, he reassembles letter fonts from billboards into pure abstractions that transform verbal language into a form of visual architecture. In this solo exhibition, Cecil Touchon continues to develop paintings based upon collage work.   Sometimes the edges of the letters are perceptible, but most often they are simply lyrical shapes.  By inverting the relationship between font and form, he demonstrates that visual abstraction can point to…

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‘Beyond Words’  Exhibition 2015
Post Dogmatist Painting #790 - 2015 - 66x44 inches - acrylic over paper on panel

‘Beyond Words’ Exhibition 2015

Beyond Words, an exhibition of new painting and collage works by Cecil Touchon, will exhibit the latest work from Touchon’s ongoing exploration of typographic abstraction, wherein pre-existing letter forms are deconstructed and extemporaneously re-assembled to create what the artist calls a “chance aesthetic.”

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