Contemporary art

Freedom and pleasure are inscribed in matter and light for an exhibition from which a torrential life springs forth, without taboos, with no other limits than the scenography that surrounds it "Tainted love/…
#MARRAKECH Review of the In-discipline program, at the Espace d'Art Montresso* "To say the brutality of the world, you have to be organized" "The aesthetic question, in today's world, cannot be left solely…
#Clermont-Ferrand Initially a Video Art Festival, VideoFormes, which this Thursday launches its 34th edition in Clermont Ferrand in the heart of France, has over the years opened up to other practices and is…

Photo

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  Absolute master of colour photography, William Eggleston knew better than anyone how to handle the saturation of primary colours to tell us the strata of modernism in American society in the second…
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In its relationship to reality as in its framing, photography inherits directly from painting. To this, however, is added this mechanical aspect which jeopardizes any notion of subjectivity, not to make it disappear…
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I get something out of flowers that other people don't get.... I love the pictures of flowers more than I love real flowers ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE   #PhotoCollection As a major artist of the second…

Drawing

#NEW YORK The David Zwirner Gallery, New York's mastodon of contemporary art, offers an exceptional double exhibition in its Chelsea space. On the one hand, the exhibition "The Young and The Devil" whose title…
The dark, expressive features: the graphic darkness of Damien Deroubaix's drawings reveals a vital force surpassing a fatal outcome. In an apocalyptic configuration, the artist, nominated in 2009 for the Marcel Duchamp Prize,…
#NICE Frédéric Fenoll's drawings are expressed in the plural when each of them, on the same sheet, fits into another as in a game of Russian dolls where each figure tells a moment…

Interview

Philippe Van Cauteren, the artistic director of the Ghent S.M.A.K., was in 2015 the curator of the Iraq Pavilion at the Venice Biennale and the curator of the first Kathmandu Triennial (Nepal) in…
"Let's create a destination around contemporary drawing" Carine Tissot welcomes us at the Drawing Hotel After joining Christine Phal in 2009 in the Drawing Now adventure, the mother and daughter decided to add…
One of the highlights of this week's FIAC event is taking place in the elegant futuristic Rem Koolhas building of the Galeries Lafayette group foundation, the Simon Fujiwara exhibition, the artist's first monograph…

Artfair

#NEW YORK In the middle of a crazy two-week period when art is king (ADAA The Art Show, Scope Art Fair, Armory Show), New York hosts the fifth edition of Art On Paper, an…
#NEW YORK The city that never sleeps celebrates the 25th anniversary of the legendary artfair "Armory Show" that has been held for several years on the docks of the Hudson River West Side.…
For its third edition this weekend at the Carreau du Temple, GALERISTES, a show designed by and for collectors, confirms its position as a friendly and accessible contemporary art fair. Galeriste, a human-sized…

StreetArt

#TOULON Initiated by the photographer Gérard Dubois Take 5 - Street Photography is an exhibition that pays tribute to street photography. The street, the city, city life, with its arteries and shops, its…
#PARIS The black angel of contemporary art from the 80's in majesty to the Louis Vuitton Foundation, which has dedicated an exhibition to him in recent days of more than 120 of his works.…
Documentary by Sara Driver Released on December 19, 2018 BASQUIAT, A ADOLESCENT IN NEW YORK illuminates the short life of the cult painter Jean-Michel Basquiat in New York City from 1978 to 1981…

Arty

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#PARIS  In the middle of Parisian fashion week, what could be more trendy than going to one of the hot pop culture temples, with one of the most famous and eccentric French stylists…
#LONDON This is the first time that the Pre-Raphaelite painter 'Edward Burne-Jones' (1833-1898) has had a large retrospective with 150 works and major ensembles brought together by the Tate Britain in London, where we…
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#PARIS The Musée d'Art Moderne de Paris is devoting a major retrospective to the painter Zao Wou-Ki.His first name means "limitless", omen or not? Born in Beijing in 1920, he studied at the…