Although overshadowed by their male colleagues, many important women artists carved out successful careers in early 20th-century Vienna. They exhibited across Europe, and their work was acquired by royal, state, and private collectors.
This publication, the third in an important multi-volume catalogue raisonné of works by the French avant-garde artist Francis Picabia (1879–1953), includes paintings and selected drawings dating from mid-1927 through 1939.
European fashion was profoundly influenced in the early decades of the 20th century by the style, textiles, patterns and colour combinations of Asian clothing.
The first woman Commandeur of the Legion of Honour and a recipient of the Grand Prix de Littérature de l’Académie Française, Anna de Noailles (1876–1933) held a high-profile position in the literary world of Paris from the Belle Epoque to the interwar years.
Creative Intensity: John Andrew Perello, alias JonOne, is an American graffiti artist and painter born in 1963 in New York to Dominican parents. First graffiti artist to land in Paris and now an international artist, JonOne is today celebrated for his work, as well as the power of his abstract paintings.
Bien avant d'autres institutions publiques, les conservateurs de la Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique se passionnent pour l'oeuvre de Léon Spilliaert (1881-1946) et veulent l'intégrer dans leurs collections. > Book preview
Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso – two of the most seminal figures of twentieth-century art – innovated entirely new ways to perceive grand themes. > See exhibition details
Influencé aussi bien par Pablo Picasso que par la musique métal, l'art de Damien Deroubaix apparaît à première vue comme sombre et révolté. En y regardant de plus près, on saisit pourtant une multitude d'autres références, de nuances et de subtilité.
Can Street art be classified as contemporary art ? Urban art has now acquired a major place, today, this artistic movement enters the museum. An event that might seem normal to some, surprising to others, and which represents above all a true victory.
Alexander Calder (1898-1976) and Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) renewed the way we look at art. By exploring figurative as well as abstract themes, the catalogue Calder-Picasso will study the use of “empty space” in the artworks of these two artists, in their similarities and differences. > See exhibition details
The Monnaie de Paris is holding the first Parisian retrospective of the leading and unclassifiable German artist Thomas Schütte (b. 1954 and living in Düsseldorf). A student of Gerhard Richter at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf until the 1980s, he is now recognized as one of the principal reinventors of sculpture. > See exhibition details
L'ouvrage est composé d'une préface d'Alain Jouffroy, d'une monographie de Lydia Harambourg et agrémente de textes de différents auteurs : Jean- François Roudillon, Valérie Da Costa, Malika Vinot, Patrick Amine, Henri François Debailleux. Il s'organise en plusieurs sections : Sculptures, mobilier d'art, dessins et bijoux.
Abstract paintings were being produced even before Kandinsky. Completely independently from each other, Georgiana Houghton (1814 - 1884) in England, Hilma af Klint (1862 - 1944) in Sweden and Emma Kunz (1892 - 1963) in Switzerland each developed an individual abstract pictorial language.
In seno alle arti decorative del Rinascimento italiano, i rami smaltati costituiscono una produzione tanto rara quanto preziosa, tradizionalmente attribuita a Venezia, riflesso del gusto di una ricca committenza della fine del XV e della prima metà del XVI secolo.
The exhibition seeks to explore the fruitful and at times paradoxical dialogue between a father, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and a son, Jean Renoir, between two artists, and between painting and cinema.
This book is a tribute by a leading contemporary graphic artist, Erik Desmazières, to his intaglio printer, René Tazé.
The Pompidou Center hosts a monographic exhibition on Brazilian sculptor Erika Verzutti. This is an opportunity to reveal his work to the European public by bringing in many works from private collections in Latin America and North America.
For this new photographic event, the MNAAG invites Jean-Baptiste Huynh and his unique view of Asia. In a refined and timeless scenography, conceived by the artist himself, there is an ordered, intimate and introspective work through portraits, nudes, the mineral and vegetable universe, or the emblematic spiritual symbols of the countries with which he has...
The Courtauld Collection : A Vision for Impressionism accompanies a landmark exhibition at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris exploring Samuel Courtauld's role as one of the great collectors of the twentieth century.
The Institut Giacometti presents the unreleased photographs of Alberto Giacometti’s works taken by Peter Lindbergh, one of the most important photographers of his generation.
With Vasarely, the sharing of forms, the Center Pompidou presents the first French retrospective devoted to the father of optical art for more than 50 years.
Daniel Dezeuze, Drawings, 1960-2018, a monograph dedicated to the artist’s different drawing periods.
Art Brut from Japan, Another Look features works by twenty-four Art Brut creators who are working in Japan today. It comes as a follow-up to Art Brut from Japan, the first-ever exhibition of this kind of art outside Japan
Jean-Michel Coulon painted in the greatest secrecy until his death at the end of 2014; he did not let anyone enter his studio and he never showed his painting, even to his relatives.
A detailed and highly personal account of the life and works of one of the most influential female Impressionist painters: Berthe Morisot.
Julian Schnabel inaugurates a new series of exhibitions at the Musée d'Orsay, aiming to rediscover the collections through the eyes of contemporary artists.
The majlis - cultures in dialogue is comprised of objects that tell stories. Stories about a long history of exchanges and dialogue in the arabian peninsula and beyond.
Le peintre Pano Parini, auteur de la série de dix-sept tableaux que nous présentons ici, souhaitait publier son oeuvre sous forme de livre. Il a sollicité son ami Moreno Berva, afin qu'il écrive quelques textes pour accompagner ce travail.
The Giacometti Institute offers a "carte blanche" to Annette Messager.
This sumptuously illustrated hard cover book explores Pierre Bonnard’s transition from great colourist to modernist master, and emphasises his place in the story of twentieth-century art.
Mohammed Kacimi (1942-2003), one of the most important post-war Moroccan plasticians, is an innovative artist with a deep sense of commitment, both an instigator and a witness to the globalisation of contemporary Arab art. A model for a number of young Maghreb artists, who today are internationally recognised.
Edmée Guyon has been a sculptress since 1948, but in 1976 her life was torn apart by a meningeal haemorrhage.
This book brings together a selection of Martine Franck 's photographs of women, from factory workers in Bucharest to geishas in Kyoto and encompassing the film stars, artists, writers and performers she has photographed since the 1960s. It is both a celebration of women and a testimony to the unique vision and empathy of a great photographer.
Catalogue des collections du musée des Beaux-Arts de Reims. La collection Foujita du musée des Beaux-Arts de Reims est devenue la référence en France pour évoquer le célèbre peintre, souvent considéré comme le plus grand et le plus original des artistes japonais du XXe siècle.
The photocollages of French artist JR (born 1983) have populated streets and skylines all over the world. But he decided to outdo himself at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio by creating what he called "his craziest work ever": the Giants series.
Un catalogue consacré au rôle déterminant joué par des femmes dans la pratique de la peinture en Italie de 1580 à 1680, entre l'automne de la Renaissance et la naissance du baroque. Autour d'Artemisia Gentileschi, figure principale de l'époque, sont également présentées Sofonisba Anguissola, Lavinia Fontana, Fede Galizia, Orsola Maddalena Caccia ou...
fotofever paris, first international art fair dedicated to contemporary photography, returns to the Carrousel du Louvre, Paris from the 8th to 11th November 2018.