Lot 21: Taira, "Adam And Eve" Unique Bronze Sculpture
December 4, 2016
Woodbury, CT, USALive Auction
Description: Taira (Russian, 20th C), "Adam and Eve" unique bronze sculpture signed lower right "Taira". 9" high, 7" wide. The artist, who goes by her first name Taira, was born in Russia, raised in Montreal, educated at L'Academie Julien in Paris, L'Ecole des Arts in Montreal and Chouinard Academy of Art Los Angeles. Inspired by Cezanne and other fine abstract expressionists, this artist also worked with Antonio Clave, Paul Wunderlich and Karel Appel to name a few. But her art is more reminiscent of Antonio Tapies, Anthony Caro and Motherwell. Taira's artwork is in many permanent collections in Canada, France, United States and Japan. She has appeared in over 50 exhibitions in the US and Canada.