View Louis Cattiaux’s artworks on artnet. Learn about the artist and find an in- depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction . Louis-Ghislain Cattiaux was born on 17th August in Valenciennes (France). He studied at the École des Arts et Métiers in Paris. He lived for. Louis Cattiaux was born in Valenciennes on 17th August , and departed this world in Paris on 16th July, He was a painter by profession and lived.

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Interior of Cattiaux’s home-studio, catitaux Paris. Your email address will not be published. Joanne has given the following five works by or about the French painter and poet Louis Cattieux to the library: I have seen some people react with epiphany,enlightening gnostic experiences showing them a piece in my studio although one visitor was so frightened he wished to wait outside for fear the place was haunted.

Egiptian fresco width the scenes from The Book of the Dead, or using the literal translation The Book of coming forth by daya. Francisco de Goya, The Witches Sabbath, Vivat Hermetismus aeternaque Sapientia! The Ritman Library is grateful to have received a donation of Mrs. Here, he was undoubtedly alluding to the problem expressed by the Sybil to the pious Aeneas, when the latter wanted to go down to Hades: Meuwese King Arthur in the Netherlands — ebook.


But Cattiaux is not only interesting because of his painting, but, above all, for his links with the Hermetic tradition, because at his artistic practice united cattiaud strong orientation towards Alchemy and the search for the Absolute. Louis Cattiaux, Confrontation of the Lights, If you would also like to post a blog with content relevant to the BPH please contact us at bph ritmanlibrary. He lived candidly, with sobriety, with poverty according to the men, joyful and contented as a child and as such, without malice.

The witches reached this place by virtue of their secret powers.

Art and Hermetic tradition. This space is devoted to the work of Louis Cattiaux Valenciennes, – Paris,painter, poet, and hermetic philosopher. In his Second Manifesto of SurrealismBreton wrote:.

The Message Rediscovereda cattuaux composed of more than six thousand sentences or aphorisms that are much more than a study of the Hermetic tradition.

Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Brussels.

He might be considered caytiaux pure artist as well as a natural philosopher, someone with a richly personal nature who was also endowed with remarkable sense of humor. Raimon Arola – Powered by nodelabs – info arsgravis. Thanks to this separation, the visionary is consciously introduced to the dominions of Diana, the goddess of Night and of Magic. In the popular tradition, the representation of this dark sun is given to the Great Goat, who, with his luminous horn illuminates the Witches Sabbath, place of the invisible and a reminiscence of all ancient mysteries.


Art enthusiasts classify my work as surrealism, which for them is a catch-all term for everything they are cattiauz to understand.


A light permanently buried in the obscurity of nothingness till its rebirthing. Website for the Course on Symbolism. Physics and metaphysics of painting. The Midnight Sun presides over the scene, flanked by angels render homage. Johann Reuchlin and the Kabbalah — ebook.

Louis Cattiaux

This site uses cookies: Art originally culturally across the globe always had an esoteric dimension. Willfully or not its a talisman maybe not from picatrix yet still equally beneficial or malovent.

This catyiaux flowed into an encounter: October 22, at 9: Guide of the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica. A text written with the intention of deepening, through the artistic language, in the profound mystery that hides itself beyond art.

He also wrote an essay dedicated to painting: Louis Cattiaux, The Black Virgin, Contemporary with the French Vanguards, he attained cwttiaux create a personal style in which is evident a visionary substrate underlying. Cattiaux had a passion for Hermetic philosophy: Ethiopian Miniature, XIX century.