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Stefan Arteni

(Geizan )

calligraphy
and the
scripto-pictoric works
III

SolInvictus Press 2008


Self-portrait
Self-portrait
Calligraphy and Western Tradition:
Painting Calligraphy

Take… varied contrasts and project them


onto a flat surface, whether in a
'composition' or as handwritten notes
accidentally jotted down.
Julius Bissier

Gefährten (a poem by Martin Heidegger)


aletheia, αλήθεια, Greek calligraphy
Om and A,
Siddham calligraphy
Work in the
collection of the
National Taiwan
Museum of Fine
Arts, Taichung,
Taiwan
Works in the Mobile Museum of Art
collection, Mobile, Alabama, U.S.A.
Work in the collection
of the
National Taiwan
Museum
of Fine Arts,
Taichung, Taiwan
Work shown at the "Energy and Diffusion“ Main Work shown at the World Calligraphy
Exhition, Seoul Calligraphy Biennial: Seoul Museum of Festival, Gong-pyung Art Center
Art, Seoul Museum of History, Gong-pyung Art Center, (Seoul, Korea), 2006
Gallery La Mer, Gong Gallery (Seoul, Korea), 2005
Work in the collection of the
National Taiwan Museum
of Fine Arts,
Taichung, Taiwan
Work in the collection of the
National Taiwan Museum
of Fine Arts,
Taichung, Taiwan
Work in the collection of the
National Taiwan Museum
of Fine Arts,
Taichung, Taiwan
Work in the collection of the
National Taiwan Museum
of Fine Arts,
Taichung, Taiwan
Abstract calligraphy
True directness is realized only from within the
actual living reality of experience prior to the
separation of subject and object.
Nishida Kitarō
…is not all true art fundamentally abstract?
Julius Bissier

Ink,
album of ink monotypes
with a haiku by the artist

Arteni has translated


his haiku to read:
Daybreak
Bearing up under its solitude
To make ink
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
Ink, album of ink monotypes with a haiku by the artist
…an imaginary,
indecipherable writing…
Zao Wou-ki

River Bank
(a poem by Tu Fu)
artist’s book
River Bank (a poem by Tu Fu)
artist’s book
River Bank (a poem by Tu Fu)
artist’s book
River Bank (a poem by Tu Fu)
artist’s book
Coda (a poem by Daniel Simko), artist’s book
Coda (a poem by Daniel Simko), artist’s book
Coda (a poem by Daniel Simko), artist’s book
Coda (a poem by Daniel Simko), artist’s book

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