Art and creation
JR rocks the world
– Art & culture – JRrocks the world With the same elation as a mischievous KID that has found a concealed door at the back of the school courtyard, JR opens up windows of joy in the walls of daily life. Since 2004, this Parisian photographer has been creating GIANT COLLAGES all over the world […]
Feel good movies, good vibrations
– Art & culture – Feel good moviesgood vibrations The Americans regard them as a genre in their own right: those “feel good movies” that make us – well – FEEL GOOD, first and foremost bringing a smile to our lips. They aren’t necessarily masterpieces of the 7th art even if some are, but instead […]
Laeti de Flo / How about inventing joy?
A name that means “joy” and a childhood in Bougival spent being raised on the history of the impressionists.
Painting, photography, sculpture, movies, literature: no matter what the artistic discipline, it is acknowledged that artists themselves must demonstrate a degree of daring, even though more academic expressions respectful of the established order have always existed…
Émilie Faïf The daring to never be anywhere…
Artist and visual designer Émilie Faïf explores a universe pervaded by an incredible sense of freshness and originality. Beneath her touch, materials move, fly and breathe.
Richard Orlinski, famous contemporary artists
His pop art-inspired works are magical, timeless and often monumental. Flash panthers in Miami, huge gorillas on La Croisette in Cannes, a giant shoe in Ibiza, a wolf howling on the ski slopes of Courchevel, fluorescent crocodiles at La Réserve Genève…
Enlightened visionsin the realm of contemporary art Elusive, difficult to reproduce and capture, light remains an enduring challenge for today’s artists. Filled with powerful symbolism, light associated with power since the very beginning of Antiquity has been regarded as of divine essence. A mystery that has given rise to new expressions since the 1950s, including with […]
Olivier Kuntzel & Florence Deygas
Olivier Kuntzel & Florence DeygasStrokes of genius There are two of them… and each is unique. Their brushes give birth to whole worlds of inventiveness and utter poetry. From the title sequence of Steven Spielberg’s Catch Me If You Can movie to the Parisienne in Guerlain’s “Little Black Dress” campaign and on to the “MiCha” […]
Street art, wall to wall creativity
Street art,wall to wall creativity Now almost 50 years young, street art remains a fertile breeding ground for contemporary creation but is experiencing a veritable teenage crisis… Illegally born and nurtured by clandestine living, urban art is now facing the temptations of fame as it is courted by official artistic institutions. How can it find […]
Soulages, the master of Outrenoir
Soulages, the master of Outrenoir Soulages has his own museum – a true marvel. At 95 years old, one of the greatest abstract painters in the world and undoubtedly the greatest French painter of his day is being celebrated in his home town of Rodez. Through his work, Pierre Soulages has captured light and tirelessly explored […]