The Centre Pompidou continues its re-examination of key 20th century works by devoting a major exhibition to Francis Bacon. The album is a beautiful exhibition souvenir. It condenses images from the visit, with a selection of the most famous pieces of art, alongside with short texts. > See exhibition details
Showcasing the talents of the world of ceramics since 25 years, Vallauris will be celebrating its gold jubilee by making a turning point, that of the modernity of our era and the opening on a creative universe in perpetual movement in order to forge new identities.
Première rétrospective de Pierre Buraglio, rassemblant une centaine d'oeuvres de 1960 à aujourd'hui. Teinté d'abstraction et de figuration, le travail de Buraglio explore l'interdisciplinarité, ainsi que les liens entre forme et sens dans l'esthétique contemporaine.
For its twelfth exhibition of contemporary art, entitled Versailles - Visible/Invisible, the Palace of Versailles is bringing together five internationally renowned photographers at the Estate of Trianon. > See exhibition details
Bricks, one of the earliest materials associated with both housing and the body, are the subject and object of this publication. However, the book also explores the role of Jacques Kaufmann in the world of international contemporary ceramics and his impact in architectural ceramics since he first became interested in the field several years ago.
Photo Brut - a genre of Art Brut - spans photography, prints, photomontage, collage, and other combinations of media and techniques. This art form allows those living on the fringes of society to voice their unique perception of the world, offering unconventional approaches to issues of sexuality, identity, and reality. > Rencontres de la Photographie...
Mathieu Cherkit's territory is the family suburban home in which he lived until now and which served as the exclusive subject of his painting.
« My creative method » est ma version d’un carnet de notes idéal. Il se compose de dessins, d’écrits et de collages que j’effectue depuis des années, sur des feuilles ordinaires ou sur des pages de carnet déchirées. »
The Dali exhibition a history of painting, offers the public an exceptional journey through Dali’s artistic production and allows it to discover the different stages of the artist’s creation.
Ce livre présente, de façon inédite, l'une des plus importante collection privée d'oeuvres contemporaines en verre en Europe : la collection de M. et Mme Burg. Léguée au MusVerre, cette collection présente un panorama de la création internationale contemporaine et des différentes techniques utilisées.
Mohamed Melehi fut dans les années 1960 l’un des grands fondateurs de la modernité marocaine. Tout d’abord en contact direct avec l’avant-garde italienne, il pratique ensuite aux États-Unis une peinture pleinement inscrite dans la mouvance hard-edge.
Nazanin Pouyandeh was born in Tehran in September 1981, she graduated in 2005 from the National School of Fine Arts in Paris. Nazanin Pouyandeh is one of the most singular French artists of her generation.
It is with the story, the one preceding the click of the shutter but also of the brain when an idea pops into it – that Sophie Calle opens Because. She undertakes to tell us the reason, or at least one reason, that led her to press the shutter.
2019 marks the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt's death (1605-1669). The Dresden Kupferstich-Kabinett, which possesses one of the most important collections of Rembrandt's drawings and prints in the world, has taken the opportunity to cast fresh light on this innovative 'artists' artist'.
The choice of Jean Nouvel as architect of the future Louvre Abu Dhabi did not come as a surprise. He is the most renowned French architect of our time.
The Nude in the work of Alberto Giacometti. Throughout his career, in his sculptures, as well as in his paintings and drawings, Alberto Giacometti focused on a recurrent motif: the representation of the human being.
In 2019, the Rencontres d’Arles celebrates its 50th edition. The Rencontres has collected archives and memories to illustrate what has always been its singularity: bringing together photographers and the public, every July, in Arles. > Rencontres de la Photographie d'Arles (1er juillet - 22 septembre 2019).
The Centre Pompidou Metz presents a retrospective of Lee Ufan, tracing his career from the early works of the late 1960s to his most recent creations. The exhibition offers a defining vision of Ufan's unique oeuvre, showing how his artistic vocabulary has evolved over more than five decades.
As part of the Institut Français France-Romania Season, the Musée d’arts hosts the internationally renowned artist Mircea Cantor for a solo exhibition in the Chapelle de l’Oratoire.
Exhibition Laure Prouvost. Deep See Blue Surrounding You / Vois Ce Bleu Profond Te Fondre, presented at the French Pavilion at the Venice Biennale (May 11–November 24, 2019). > Book preview
Here, immense buildings rise up like the characters of a silent movie, there, constructions develop within themselves out of a strictly premeditated mode of composition whilst, further on, vast panoramas stretch out, measuring up to the scale of the land, the peaks of enigmatic towers, fractured rocks, uplifts and the motionless waltz of fragmented...
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Museum for Lace and Fashion is giving carte blanche to Belgian designer Olivier Theyskens. In a unique exhibition he gives full rein to a reverie in which clothing takes centre stage.
At the Louvre Museum, we sometimes meet visitors who comment on a particular painting or sculpture and exclaim: that is well known, that is very well known, that is worldfamous!
Andre Brasilier. Catalogue Raisonne 1982-2002 & Monograph
This small illustrated guidebook of the Château de Versailles offers, in 220 reproductions, a visual journey through known and less known places in Versailles, from the Marble Courtyard to the Hall of Mirrors, from the Great Apartments to the Chapel, from the Opera House to the Gardens, not to mention the Trianons, the Queen's Hamlet and even the King's...
A tribute to the poilus, the French First World War infantry whose nickname came from their often unkempt hair, bushy beards, and moustaches, and a general fascination with the greatest military conflict before the Second World War.
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.
Tradition vs. modernization, chaos vs. order, eternity vs. a single moment, Japanese aesthetics are the art of co-existence and shared vitality.
Arts visuels, design et architecture, créations d'artistes installés à Bruxelles et spectacles vivants se mêlent dans cette publication et invitent à une expérience artistique hors contexte. > Book preview
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.
Roger Fry (1866-1934) is best known as a champion of Post-Impressionism and a pioneer of Modernist art criticism. But his fi rst love was early Italian painting, on which he became a recognized authority, publishing a monograph on Giovanni Bellini in 1899.
This publication is a highly visual celebration of the massively popular, but now largely forgotten, Britain Can Make It exhibition. Organized by the Council of Industrial Design, it was held in empty ground-floor galleries of the Victoria & Albert Museum, from September to December 1946.
The book takes children back to the genesis of the artist's work, through water colours, sketches and preparatory drawings that he or she can extend or alter with coloured pencils or paint.
An exhibition presenting a remarkable and previously unseen ensemble of 170 artworks, including Venet’s early performances, drawings, diagrams, and paintings, as well as the photographs, sound works, films and sculptures that retrace 60 years of creation. The most ambitious retrospective ever devoted to the artist.
In the 1960s, Bernar Venet embarked on an unprecedented radicalisation of the artistic experience and aesthetic production. Deterred by the hackneyed conventions of French art and fascinated by American formalism and, above all, Marcel Duchamp, from 1970 onwards, he emerged as one of the leading figures of conceptual art.
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.
Exhibition Prehistory. A modern enigma, presented at the Centre Pompidou, Paris (6 May - 16 September 2019). > See exhibition details
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.
Cet ouvrage est publié à l’occasion de l’exposition « L’Envol- Fabien Chalon » et marque les 25 ans de carrière de l’artiste avec une rétrospective d’œuvres de ses débuts jusqu’à ses créations les plus récentes. > Book preview
From March 3, 2019, the Collection Lambert in Avignon devotes a major exhibition to the Italian artist Francesco Vezzoli.