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.
A catalogue raisonné dedicated to Aurélie Nemours (1910–2005), one of the greatest French abstract painters of the second half of the twentieth century. This volume is a study of the life and work of Aurélie Nemours, including the paintings, pastels, and collages that she produced over half a century.
Gorgeous paper constructions expand on Hermès' scarf designs in this luxury pop-up book.
Exhibition catalogue Made to measure: the world's 7 unit, presented at the Musée des arts et métiers, Paris (16 october 2018 - 5 may 2019). Bilingual edition.
The Lady and the Unicorn is the title of a series of six tapestries woven in Flanders of wool and silk, from designs drawn in Paris in the late fifteenth century. The suite is often considered one of the greatest works of art of the Middle Ages.
100 stickers and fold-out play scene. Sticker, learn and play! Bring the Louvre to life with more than 100 stickers to add to this double-sided panoramic scene.
Shahabuddin was born in 1950 at Dacca, in Bangladesh. It is undoubtedly the 1971 War of Independence of his country of birth that has left the greatest mark on him: as a hero of the liberation, his wartime memories are the driving force behind his work. > Book preview
L'indispensable poème de Rudyard Kipling en version bilingue et illustré... > Feuilletez l'ouvrage
For its eleventh exhibition of contemporary art, the Palace of Versailles invites the Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto to invest the gardens of the estate of Trianon inviting art, architecture and performance. > Book preview
Exhibition Catalogue Picasso. The Sculpture, shown at the Galleria Borghese, Rome (24 oct. 2018 - 3 feb. 2019)
Playful and phantasmagorical, Michel Tyszblat’s painting wends its way through the second half of the 20th century with a remarquable singularity.
Grayson Perry’s works in traditional materials such as ceramics, bronze, cast iron, printmaking and tapestry, offer an ironic and darkly humorous look at universal topics such as identity, gender, class, religion and sexuality.
A 15th century manuscript, composed of 206 parchment pages, the Très Riches Heures du duc de Berry is amongst the most precious documents in Chantilly’s library.
Exhibition at the Centre Pompidou from the 17th October to the 25th February 2019. > See exhibition details
For more than half a century, Annie Leibovitz has been taking culture-defining photographs. Her portraits of politicians, performers, athletes, businesspeople, and royalty make up a gallery of our time, imprinted on our collective consciousness by both the singularity of their subjects and Leibovitz’s inimitable style.
Sander's portraits have influenced generations of photographers from Walker Evans to Rineke Dijkstra. A founding father of the documentary style, August Sander is the creator of many iconic 20th-century photographs.
Bilingual French - English. This refined work brings together the exhibition's emblematic works in the form of a notebook of 32 detachable postcards, accompanied by the presentation texts written by the exhibition's curator, Tomoko Sato. > Exhibition at the musée du Luxembourg from 12 September 2018 to 27 January 2019.
Dave Heath occupies a unique place in the history of American photography. Influenced by W. Eugene Smith and the photographers of the Chicago School, including Aaron Siskind and Harry Callahan, he cannot, however, be considered as either a documentary or an experimental photographer.
The Musée d'Orsay, associated with the Musée Picasso-Paris, presents the first exhibition on the blue and pink period of Pablo Picasso in France.
The Musée Marmottan Monet presents an exhibition showing sixty-two paintings, drawings, and sculptures held in private collections (in Europe, the United States, and Latin America) in a pictorial itinerary that ranges from Monet to Matisse.
The first monograph dedicated to the visual art of Belgian cult poet and writer Sophie Podolski (1953-1974) features original essays, previously unpublished drawings and texts, and selected translations of her handwritten, illustrated manuscript The Country Where Everything Is Permitted (1972).
Already shown at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem in 2016, the exhibition – 30 large-format colour photographs and 6 videos – looks at the living conditions of Sudanese and Eritrean refugees in the Holot detention centre in the Negev Desert, which has since been shut down.
« I would only believe in a God who knows how to dance… now I’m nimble, now I fly, now I see myself under myself, now a god dances within me. »F. NIETZSCHE, Thus Spoke Zarathoustra, 1891 > Book preview
International Festival of Photojournalism Visa pour l’Image 2018 - Perpignan. Bilingual edition.
Contemporary creation in the stained glass windows of cathedrals, churches, chapels or civilian contexts has seen some unprecedented changes since 1945, which have been concerned not only with its artistic and technical complexity but also its institutional framework. This book aims to enlighten the public on the new challenges faced by contemporary...
Dans les années 1980, FRIGO a été un des groupes emblématiques de la culture alternative en Europe, et ça se passait à Lyon !
This publication documents the three editions of Patterns for (Re)cognition, an exhibition comprising various duos conceived by Vincent Meessen at KIOSK (Ghent, 2013), Kunsthalle Basel (2015), and BOZAR, Bruxelles (2017).
At the turn of the twentieth century, Western artists have drawn on the arts of Africa for inspiration. How can this constant impact ever be measured? The same is true for the arts in Africa. Every sculpture carries within it the heritage of a people, culture and artistic tradition in the originality of its forms.
The image of the muse or female source of inspiration is an inescapable component in the adventure of artistic creation. It constitutes the compost from which the artist’s passion – be it fatal, consuming, or joyfully radiant – develops.
Reflecting the cultural ambition of the City of Avignon, the exhibition MIRABILIS presents more than 450 works and bears witness to the firm determination to make culture accessible to all.
Ten years after the exhibition The Air Is on Fire, which unveiled David Lynch’s photographic and painting work, the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain brought together in a book featuring more than a hundred black-and-white and color images of feminine nudes realized by the artist.
Departure for the 49th Rencontres d'Arles is imminent. This year, you are invited to cross space and time with a breathtaking, celestial journey across the ages.
Goethe und Chateaubriand nähern sich, trotz allem, was sie trennt, bei ihrer Auffassung und Darstellung von Landschaft an, sie begegnen sich sogar.