The Odyssey is a book, a myth, a world. This year, the Villa Carmignac will present an exhibition inspired by the Greek hero who sailed for ten years to return home after the Trojan War (The Iliad). (more…)
Bernd & Hilla Becher changed the course of late 20th century photography. Working as a couple, they focused on a single subject: the disappearing industrial architecture that fueled the modern era.
Artists who use the medium are there to remind us of what we want to neither hear nor see. “It is to the visible, to images, that man turns for a radical testimony of his own being, his own nature.”
The Arctic was never considered a place for women, historically deemed unfit to deal with the challenges of an isolated life in the wilderness. This project aims to propose a different narrative.
We are rounding out our fifth year with nearly 3 million visits strong. A very exciting journey it has been, indeed. With our five year anniversary musings, we continue to move forward.
Each painting is made from a composite archive of found images supplemented by her own imagination, rendered in expressive, short brushstrokes and a distinctive palette of dark, dramatic tones.