Category Art

Grace and Elegance, Balenciaga exhibition at Musée Bourdelle, Paris

(EN) When Cristobal Balenciaga’s awesome black dresses fit among the majestic sculptures of Antoine Bourdelle, the effect is spectacular. The exhibition “Balenciaga, working  in black” organised by the Palais Galliera at Musee Bourdelle in Paris until 16 July 2017 is an additional proof that fashion is definitely an art and has its deserved place in […]

Icônes de l’Art Moderne, La Collection Chtchoukine, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, Février 2017

(English) The visit of the exhibition “Icons of Modern Art, the Shchukin collection” is, undoubtedly, an incredible lesson of painting which opens up to our eyes. Displayed until March 5, 2017 at Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, this remarkable exhibition brings together a set of one hundred thirty-six chefs d’oeuvre among the most emblematic of […]

Gutterdammerung – Review – Paris, 10.02.2017

(EN) What is Gutterdammerung, the mysterious “loudest silent movie on Earth”? Well, last Friday, I went to see it at the Elysee Montmartre in Paris and here some thoughts and pictures… It’s a spectacular movie-concert, the merger of a black and white film, inspired by the Hollywood 20s silent cinema, and a rock concert. An […]

Magritte, La Trahison des Images – Janvier 2017

(EN) At the last minute, I finally managed to see the Rene Magritte exhibition « La Trahison des images » at the Centre Pompidou in Paris. For the past 4 months, the Museum has been virtually taken over by a huge number of brave visitors not scared by the rain and the icy cold or the endless […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017 ! BONNE ANNEE 2017 !

OLAFUR ELIASSON at Château de Versailles, October 2016

(EN) This year, it was Olafur Elliason’s turn to accept the invitation to the Palace of Versailles and amaze us with his beautiful artwork installed in the gardens and in the superb rooms of the castle.  Waterfalls, mirrors, lights, fog… the Danish- Icelandic artist has designed several poetic and brilliant artworks, a dreamlike universe perfectly […]

ELMGREEN & DRAGSET present La Galerie Perrotin at Grand Palais, Paris  

(EN) An original event yesterday at the Grand Palais :  The German artists Elmgreen & Dragset presented for one day only inside the beautiful Nef, the Galerie Perrotin’s art fair booth which will be showed at FIAC 2016.  The interesting project shows how small and alone the white booth seems to be here, in the […]