Tag Archives: Painters

J.M. Basquiat @ Guggenheim Bilbao

Basquiat @ Guggenheim Bilbao… I had the pleasure to see ONE exhibition of this unusual artist five years ago, in Paris, of course! Strong messages, defined colors and uncompromising response to the challenges of his time brought my attention many years … Continue reading

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Pontaccio 21… The Palazzo!

The famous Palazzo situated in the elegant Milanese quartiere di Brera, the historical headquarters of the Empire set by my favorite designer, the late Italian architect and fashion designer Mr. Gianfranco Ferré, is now, for more than a year the … Continue reading

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PDW = Paris Design Week

O.K. This post is written in English on purpose, so that a large(r) number of visitors could more easily understand what it’s all about: PDW is on! PDW = Paris design week > 6-13 September 2014 Free-minded, free-ranging and free … Continue reading

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BRAQUE in BILBAO: The Great GUGGENHEIM Retrospective

Georges Braque
: Nature morte à la nappe rouge, 1934
: Oil on canvas 
81 x 101 cm, 
Collection particulière. This chronological overview organized by the famous Guggenheim Bilbao covers every period of his artistic career, from his early Fauvist phase to his final … Continue reading

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Andrée Putman: Ambassadrice du style

I have been a great admirer of Andrée Putman, Her unique style, Her creations, Her ideas, Her vision of the interior, the space and the time… She was a true incarnation of the intelectual Parisienne (left-bank, bien sûr !), who managed to … Continue reading

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Claude Gillot, interprète de la Commedia dell’Arte

Les Deux Carrosses (1718) Peintre français (Langres, Haute-Marne, 1673  – Paris 1722). Gillot était né à Langres, dans une famille de peintres ; sa biographie est mal connue, et on ne sait pas à quelle date il s’installa à Paris. Fils d’un peintre bourguignon, … Continue reading

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Hommage à Schiele

Philharmonikerstrasse… Média mixtes, Vienne 2014, signé Lanski… Le dessin est très net, avec un trait marqué, énergique et sûr, parfois même violent… La connaissance du corps humain est d’autant plus remarquable qu’il ne fait pas disparaître le squelette sous la … Continue reading

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Qantara

Le projet Qantara, inscrit dans le programme Euromed Heritage, souhaite contribuer à l’entente mutuelle et au dialogue entre les cultures méditerranéennes, à travers la valorisation de leurs patrimoines culturels, en s’appuyant sur un corpus d’œuvres (plus de 1500 sites, monuments, objets) … Continue reading

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Sax-o-phone…

Le Belge Adolphe Sax (le 6 novembre 1814 – le 7 février 1894) a beau avoir donné son nom au saxophone, une invention qui a révolutionné la musique, en particulier le jazz et le blues, il reste méconnu du grand … Continue reading

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Les « calligraffitis » d’eL Seed

L’artiste de “street art”, le fameux graphiste eL Seed marie la calligraphie arabe et les graffitis d’une façon extraordinaire! eL Seed représente une nouvelle génération d’artistes qui a su élever le graffiti au rang d’art à part entière, s’exposant aux yeux … Continue reading

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