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Yves Klein, Untitled Anthropometries (ANT 84), 1960 Yves Klein Continues to Conquer, in Augmented Reality Too!

Art Exhibitions |

After the immersive installation featuring Gustav Klimt at the Atelier des Lumières in Paris, it’s Yves Klein’s turn to get the augmented-reality treatment. See you this summer in Nice for a digital dive into the “blue Revolution”. A real eyeful!...

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Niele Toroni - Empreintes de pinceau n. 50 répétées à Intervalles réguiliers, June 2000, at Collection Lambert Alain Lombard, The New Head of the Collection Lambert

Art Exhibitions |

A graduate of the French administration school ENA, he was previously secretary general of the Villa Médicis, a cultural attaché in Budapest, but also general administrator for the Musée d’Orsay and the Musée de l’Orangerie… His name? Alain...

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Hicham Berrada, Installation view, Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France, 2017 Hicham Berrada, or The World of Potentials. An Interview

He’s a “chemical-reaction manager” who explores scientific protocols. Through his revisited Land Art, Hicham Berrada mingles with living things, but often on a molecular scale. An artist with a yen for chemistry, he reinvents a number of natural...

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Mask (2009), Jeanne Susplugas Images that Come to Life… An Exhibition in Paris

Art Exhibitions, Review |

Art critic, journalist and former head editor of AMA, Clément Thibault is also a curator. He is presenting, in Paris, Rituels, Images vivantes: an exploration of the things handed down from magic and shamanistic thought and surviving in the work of...

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Málaga Centre Pompidou 2015 Centre Pompidou Malaga, Three Years Down the Track

Art Exhibitions, Art News |

On the strength of its success, the Centre Pompidou Malaga, inaugurated in March 2015 and initially set up for a five-year period, recently had its stay in Spain extended until 2025. A progress report on its first three years and a review of a pilot project...

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Cut Column by David Nash David Nash, Time and Nature. An Interview

Wood, erosion and seasons… David Nash’s art is rooted in our planet Earth. We met him in his home in Wales, where he’s hidden himself away in a former chapel. This is where he sculpts his life-size works with the help of a chainsaw and welding...

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Jan Fabre - Sexy Orgue de Barbarie Belge, 2017 Jan Fabre, or The Big Belgian Blowout. An Interview

Art Exhibitions, Review |

In the last few weeks, a breeze of eroticism and festivity has been blowing through number 28 Rue du Grenier Saint-Lazare, where Daniel Templon recently set up his latest Parisian quarters. To launch his new address, the gallerist is presenting an artist as...

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Daniel Orson Ybarra, Urban Jungle, detail Exploring Frame, Art Basel’s Newest Satellite Fair

Art Fairs |

Art Basel is the behemoth of the art world, with 290 galleries exhibiting 4,000 artists. Can satellite fairs benefit from the influx of collectors, channelling a different value proposition? Of the seven 2018 satellite events, some specialize in a topic...

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Lubaina Himid, Gifts to Kings, view of the exhibition at MRAC, Serignan, 2018 Africa and its Diaspora: Convergences

It’s not that easy to put a finger on the relationship between African artists and those from the African diaspora. In a globalized world in which African centers are increasingly dynamic, couldn’t it be said that we are currently witnessing a convergence...

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Germaine Krull - Tour Eiffel, 1927 Germaine Krull, From Industry to Aesthetics

Art Exhibitions, Photography, Review |

The German photographer Germaine Krull owes her reputation as an avant-garde artist to her work “Metal”. Until 10 June, Munich’s Pinakothek der Moderne is devoting a huge exhibition to her. An interview with Simone Förster, curator for the Ann...

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Biennale du Dakar 2013, artwork by Teemu Maki, via omenkaonline.com Dak’art 2018 – The Biennial of Dakar in the Red Hour

Art Exhibitions |

Until 2 June, the 13th edition of the Biennial of Dakar – Dak’art – is being held in Senegal. Over one month, dozens of artists and curators are getting the African capital to swing to the rhythm of contemporary art. An international-scale event...

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Miguel Chevalier, "Ubiquity" installation view at The Mayor Gallery London. © 2018 The Mayor Gallery Miguel Chevalier – Bits and Cells

Art Exhibitions, Digital Art |

He’s one of the pioneers in virtual and digital art. He tackles the question of intangibility and computer-led logic. Hybridity, generativeness and networking are at the heart of his research… An hour in the company of Miguel Chevalier, an observer of...

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Gérard Garouste - Diane et acteon, 2015 Gerard Garouste in Paris – The Modern, the Classic and the Indian

Art Exhibitions, Review |

In Paris this spring, tribute is being paid to Gérard Garouste by three exhibitions. At the Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, at the Beaux-Arts, and at the Galerie Templon… The chosen theme, Zeugma, creates a bridge between the collective and the...

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Howardena Pindell - Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared) (detail), 1978 Naomi Beckwith, A Curator to Watch

Art Exhibitions |

At barely 41 years old, Naomi Beckwith is an African-American curator who is taking the other side of the Atlantic by storm thanks to her refreshing, all-embracing vision of today’s art. In Chicago, an interview with a woman whose social awareness...

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Olafur Eliasson at Espace Muraille Olafur Eliasson, Beyond Appearances. An Interview

Art Exhibitions |

His works can be seen in Geneva, but also Los Angeles, and in the near future, Beijing, before Munich for a summer festival, then Massachusetts. But what makes Olafur Eliasson tick? An interview in Geneva with a widely shown artist who nevertheless remains...

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Through the Wormhole Exhibition in Paris Through the Wormhole – An Exhibition in Paris

Art Exhibitions, Review |

Journalist, art critic and former head editor of AMA, Clément Thibault is also an exhibition curator, currently presenting Wormholes. In other words, a two-part exhibition, jointly curated with Mathieu Weiler. Showing in Paris, at the Galerie Laure Roynette...

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PhotoMonaco 2018 PhotoMonaco – Experiencing Photographic Moments

Art Fairs, Photography |

A brand new spot with a French Riviera flourish is springing up for spring, and will shortly be bringing its buzz to Monaco… From 5 to 8 April, PhotoMonaco, an international fair on artistic photography and collection, will be launching its first...

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The Palais des Études in École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris Where Are the French Art Schools Going?

At a time when European tertiary education is undergoing reform, French art schools make a claim to certain specificities. Between standardization and identity, they need to evolve today while affirming their differences… So what’s the future of our...

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