Morice Lipsi, La Spirale, 1967, lava stone, 80 x 83 x 50 cm, Ed. /6
Originally from Poland, Morice Lipsi once lived in “La Ruche” (artist's residence in the Montparnasse district of Paris). There he met Marc Chagall, Chaïm Soutine, Amedeo Modigliani, Ossip Zadkine, Guillaume Apollinaire, Alexander Archipenko and Jacques Lipchitz with whom he became friends.
Today, he is most famous for his abstract and monumental sculptures. The Artvera’s exhibition presents a selection of figurative and abstract sculptures mainly in bronze and lava from the 1930s to the 1960s.