An engrossing and richly illustrated story of the dramatic life of Ādolfs Zārdiņš, a life selflessly devoted to art.
Zārdiņš was discovered only at the end of the 20th century. His works, already appearing at Sotheby’s auctions, open a fresh, unusual page in Latvian art history. The works were created from the years of the First World War up to the artist’s death in 1967.
A painting has its own rules of formation. A painting means a new world and a new world order. The utopian is implemented only in art...Ādolfs Zārdiņš