CHIHARU SHIOTA "SMALL ROOM" 

16 Jun 2014 | 67 views
The exhibition’s name, Small Room, refers to the words Franz Kafka wrote in the diary he kept between 1917 and 1919: “Everyone carries a room about inside them.” The visitor is invited to journey through a mental space, as though entering into a brain. At the heart of the exhibition is a huge site-specific installation created from suitcases hanging by red threads. Le titre « Small Room » évoque la citation de Franz Kafka « Chacun porte une ch…

MARTIAL RAYSSE AT THE CENTRE POMPIDOU,… 

8 May 2014 | 94 views
The Pompidou Centre is giving a retrospective on the French artist Martial Raysse who was part of the POP ART and the NEW REALISTS movements of the 1960s. Born in the south of France , he was familiar with the school of Nice artists who were experimentors. RAYSSE was fascinated with bright colours and plasticity. Supermarkets were inspirational, places where colours, shapes, and compositions were real works of art. From the late 1970s till …

ROMÉO AND JULIETTE AT THE OPÉRA BASTIL… 

7 May 2014 | 178 views
At the end of its season, the Opera Bastille thrills of the romantic tragedy in Bellini’s version of the story of the Capulets and the Montagues. The feelings of Shakespeare’s lovers are powerless to overcome the rivalry between the 2 families.The voices of Romeo and Juliette echo on until death. Film by Sylvie Boulloud

ART BASEL AND DESIGN BASEL 2014 

7 May 2014 | 63 views
As every year in June, the city of Basel is at the forefront of cultural life with BASEL ART, the world famous fair. From the 19th to the 22nd of June, 285 international galleries are showing art works from the modern period from the beginning of he 20th century to the most contemporary artists. The fair stands provide the public new inspiraions for art worlddwide. UNLIMITED is ART BASIL’s unique platform for monumental projects.70 works w…

JC DE CASTELBAJAC, SUMMER 2014 

7 May 2014 | 415 views
What is so wonderful in the creations of jean-Charles de Castelbajac, is his colourful, poetic universe, an ode to life and to the street. Summer will be joyful and poetic. His silks are light and flowing . Dresses worn will be based on styleized drawings, poetic quotations and colours will reflect the humour of the ladies in question. More urban designs take inspiration from a flashback to the military world, but, nonetheless with a gentle …