Slipstream News feature Soly Cissé 'Men and Lives'


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SOLY CISSE: Men and Lives – Sulger Buel Gallery

By Eddie Saint-Jean POSTED 10 June 2019


Senegalese painter and sculptor Soly Cissé presents a body of work which drives expressive channels through figurative subjects – with a tilt towards abstraction. Humour, irony and, of course, colour are underscored emphatically.


Soly Cissé I Des Hommes et Des Vies III (Detail) I 2017 I Acrylic and oil on canvas I 200 x 200 x 3 cm


The work is an examination of human relations and the human psyche. His subjects are herded in conversation, yet set apart in individual worlds with the inevitable overlap displayed through this ‘Expressive’ use of colour.


Sulger-Buel Gallery, 51 Surrey Row, Unit 2 La Gare, London SE1 0BZ. Exhibition runs 06 June – 31 July 2019


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June 12, 2019
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