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Robert Dandarov

I dreamed my Genesis
May 11 - June 25, 2023

I DREAMED MY GENESIS

Throughout Robert Dandarov’s paintings lingers a continuous, poetic processing of people’s darker yet delicate inner sphere by means of mythology, symbolism, playfulness, and art history. The heavy burden his paintings seem to bear is, with a sense of humour, passed on to the viewer who needs a chair to unpack the many layers Dandarov has hidden within the rhythm of his works. Similar to an ominous movie, his paintings carry an unbearable suspense, like a chronicle of a ghastly occurrence foretold, albeit with a whimsical undertone. Image upon image, this artist’s surfaces tell us stories without a timeline, bringing history and fairytales to our present day through his sophisticated understanding of metaphors and symbols.

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ROBERT DANDAROV

Born in Strumica, Macedonia 1959 and living in NYC since the early 80’s. After attending the School of Applied Arts in his country, he went on a scholarship to the American Academy of Art in Chicago (1976). Later on, he was invited to attend the national Academy of design where also was awarded a scholarship (1981). Ever since he has participated in numerous one man and group shows, in the US and Europe, including Cologne, Regensburg, Brugge, Munich, Stutgart. He spent two years (1999-2001) in Dominican republic as an artist in residence and teacher of painting at the Altos de Chavon/The School of design, affiliated with Parson of NYC. In 2001, he stayed in Antwerpen, Belgium for a year where he was studying the techniques of the seventeen century Flemish painters and preparing a series of works which he exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Macedonia. Currently he lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

Robert Dandarov - Artemisia Drawing

Artemisia Drawing
Oil on canvas, 25x25cm, 2022

Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

lcarus
Oil on canvas, 30x30cm, 2022

For Sale
Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Dutch lnterior

Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Limburg

Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Study for Demeter and Persephone
Oil on canvas, 25x25 cm, 2022

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Study for Narcissus
Oil on canvas, 25x25cm, 2021

Mickey in the Bardo
Oil on canvas, 25x50 cm, 2021

Cinema

Oil on canvas, 25x50 cm, 2022

Art Academy

Oil on canvas, 112x112 cm, 2007

Venus and Mars

Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Art Theory

Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Europa

Oil on canvas, 61x61 cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

The North
Oil on canvas, 121x121cm, 2013

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Painter in a Landscape
Oil on canvas, 121x121cm, 2007

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Spring in Suburbia

Oil, charcoal on canvas, 35x50cm, 2021

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Winter
Oil on canvas, 25x50 cm, 2021

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

St. John on Patmos

Oil on canvas, 118x194 cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Aristaeus
Oil on canvas, 25x50 cm, 2021

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Beehive
Oil and wax on wood, 61x61cm, 2008

Narcissus

Oil on canvas, 61x61 cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

In the land of the job, heavenly bread grows from the dew of the stars
Mix media on paper, 23,5x25 cm, (Framed 45x47 cm), 1994

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Apollo
Mix media on paper, 23,5x25 cm, (Framed 45x47 cm), 1994
 

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The last photograph of Marie Antoinette
Oil on canvas, 30x30 cm, 2022

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Lazarus
Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Acteon
Oil on canvas, 61x61cm, 2023

Robert Dandarov - Uitstalling Art Gallery

Robert Fludd
Oil on canvas, 121x121cm, 2023

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