Autre hommage à mon père qui adorait les appareils dont une caméra Hasselblad, un Rolleiflex et d'autres et un grand merci à Alain Le Bacquer qui a pris mes premiers photos de mode et m'a fait ensuite aimer la photographie
07 juin 2020

'Sights of Wonder: Photographs from the 1862 Royal Tour' at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts

The Sphinx, the Great Pyramid and two lesser Pyramids, Ghizeh, Egypt (1862), Francis Bedford (1815-94), Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2020. Pyramids, temples, sphinxes and shrines: breathtaking images of these ancient and often iconic landmarks, captured by pioneering photographer Francis Bedford, provided new insights for Victorians into the historic and biblical sites of the eastern Mediterranean. Generously lent by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, these remarkable photographs feature in the... [Lire la suite]
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06 juin 2020

Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci opens an exhibition of nudes by Ren Hang

Ren Hang, Untitled, 2015. Courtesy OstLicht Gallery and Ren Hang Estate. PRATO.- One of the first new projects to go on show in an Italian museum after the closure brought about by the health emergency runs from 4 June to 23 August 2020 at the Centro per l’arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci in Prato, which is exhibiting for the first time in Italy a corpus of works by the acclaimed Chinese photographer and poet Ren Hang (1987- 2017), who tragically died before turning thirty.Curated by Cristiana Perrella, the exhibition... [Lire la suite]
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25 avril 2020

Rob and Nick Carter, Six Portraits in Six Colours, after Miereveld, 2013

 Rob and Nick Carter, Pink, Portrait of a Woman, 2013, Cibachrome print mounted on aluminium and framed, 30 × 25 cm; after Michiel Jansz van Miereveld, 1567–1641, Portrait of a Woman, 1618, oil on oak, 20 × 24 3⁄8 in, 51 × 62 cm, National Gallery, London. © Rob and Nick Carter 2020. Rob and Nick Carter, Orange, Portrait of a Woman with a Lace Collar, 2013, Cibachrome print mounted on aluminium and framed, 30 × 25 cm; after Michiel Jansz van Miereveld, 1567–1641, Portrait of a Woman with a Lace Collar, 1632–35, oil on wood,... [Lire la suite]
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20 avril 2020

Karen Knorr, Monogatari 2012 - 2017

Karen Knorr, The Journey, Hie Torii, Tokyo, 2012, Monogatari 2012 - 2017. © Karen Knorr. A series started in 2012, imagines animal life and Japanese cultural heritage referencing buddhist Jataka tales and Japanese stories. Photographed in temples, shrines, ryokans and gardens in Kyoto, Nara, Ise and Tokyo, animals and women in traditional kimonos evoke screen art of the Edo period. Knorr, inspired by Japanese art (ukijo-e, screen painting) has produced a series of photographs of Japanese animals which appear in temples and shrines... [Lire la suite]
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20 avril 2020

Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauw

Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauwe Bergen, 2016. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauwe Hemel, 2016. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauwe Nacht, 2016. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauwe Onschuld, 2016. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Blauwe Tranen, 2016. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix
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19 avril 2020

Karen Knorr, The Lanesborough 2015

Karen Knorr, The Wedding Guests, The Lanesborough 2015. © Karen Knorr. “The Lanesborough” (once a hospital closed in the 1990’s) is one of the most expensive hotels in the world, where the wealthy 1% strive to live the celebrity lifestyle. Rooms come with butlers and the hotel is a themed fantasy palace where the special few can find happiness and fulfil all their desires of a perfect weekend in London. The animals here are undressed to kill and are all very willing subjects for Knorr’s camera. They pose, fly, flaunt their... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2020

Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Stilte, (Stil)leven

Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Stilte, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix. Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Miss Jekyll, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix. Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Opium, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix. Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Shanghai 1967, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix. Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Lily, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix. Chinnoe & Vlemmix, Firebird, (Stil)leven. © Chinnoe & Vlemmix
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17 avril 2020

Karen Knorr, Metamorphoses 2014-2018

Karen Knorr, The Winds of Change, Villa Farnese, Caprarola, 2014, Metamorphoses 2014-2018. © Karen Knorr. Metamorphoses, a new series in progress explores Italian legacy in Europe using Ovid’s Metamorphoses as frame in which to consider heritage and mutability in today’s Europe. Pagan stories overlap with christian ones, as an anxious response to recent global migrations that may transform the remnants of old Europe into a pluralistic dynamic federation or a closed fortress.   Karen Knorr, Heaven’s Vault, Villa... [Lire la suite]
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16 avril 2020

Karen Knorr, India Song 2008 - 2020

Karen Knorr, The Queen's Room, Zanana, Udaipur City Palace, India Song 2008 - 2020. © Karen Knorr Karen Knorr’s past work from the 1980’s onwards took as its theme the ideas of power that underlie cultural heritage, playfully challenging the underlying assumptions of fine art collections in academies and museums in Europe through photography and video. Since 2008 her work has taken a new turn and focused its gaze on the upper caste culture of the Rajput in India and its relationship to the "other" through the use of photography,... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2020

Art To Stop Covid19: Charity auction to support healthcare staff in Italy

ROME.- Gallerists, artists, collectors, professionals from the art world joined together for Art To Stop Covid19 a charity auction to support the medical staff on the front lines in the fight against Coronavirus. Gallerists Memmo Grilli and Edoardo Osculati with the collaboration of Mariuccia Casadio, conceived this online charity auction. The proceeds will be entirely donated to support the healthcare staff of the Lombardy Region and Pascale Institute of Naples: The charity auction is open for the whole period of the... [Lire la suite]