- My Barcelona is the Eixample.
- The street of Barcelona is not the Ramblas, it is the Paseo de Gracia.
- I was a gray painter, because Barcelona is a gray city, until I went to Havana.
- It fascinated me, yes, when I discovered it.
Throughout his pictorial life, Vives Fierro seems to have followed a trajectory of the chromatic vitality infrequent in the artists, who usually end up installed in a style turned into synthesis or styling of themselves. I think of Matisse, suppose. But over the years Vives Fierro catapults this joyful expression of the tones and the trace that I have been recording, as if the basic rules of composition cease to exist to allow the boiling of colors as the principle and goal of the canvas.
The Vital Vitality of Vives Fierro
Antoni Vives Fierro is one of our most veteran artists, with us since our beginnings, we have considered that his trajectory of more than 50 years of painting did not refer to a simple CV.
For this reason, we show you here some very few articles about his exhibitions and important work in a newspaper as significant as La Vanguardia de Barcelona