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Cezanne, The Artist of Provence at Carrières de Lumières

22 July

An immension self projection when you enter the space of art and fantasy. The twirl of formes, colors, the mix of music and motions create the outside effect that speaks and links to the inner one.  The new digital and immersive exhibition of the Carrières de Lumières presents the most significant masterpieces of Cezanne (1839-1906) such as his still lifes with apples, The card players (1890-95) and The large bathers (around 1906).Self-taught painter with 900 canvases and 400 watercolors, Cezanne represents portraits, still lifes, landscapes, historical scenes ... and produces multiple versions of the same subject, constantly experimenting with the possibilities of pictorial material. First rejected at the Salon and then recognized late by his contemporaries, during a retrospective organized in 1895 by Ambroise Vollard, Cezanne is today considered the pioneer of modernity. Strongly inspired in his early days by Delacroix and Courbet, he then left his studio to turn to the Impressionists, following Pissarro's example by painting on the motif. His unique construction of forms and color and his tendency to abstraction lead him to go beyond Impressionism, to influence the Cubists, the Fauves and the avant-garde. Father of modern art, he inspired Zola, Van Gogh, Pissarro, Monet, Renoir, Matisse... Picasso referred to

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Huge golden origami by Charles Kaisin for the Sheep Year in Hong Kong

Huge golden origami by Charles Kaisin for the Sheep Year in Hong Kong

16 February 2015

Created by the renowned Belgian artist Charles Kaisin, a giant origami installation entitled "HYPHEN" made of 13,500 glittering origami horses is hung at the Courtyard of PMQ, Hong Kong. Hand-folded with thousands of sheets of reflective golden foil, the shiny horses symbolize ...

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Fashion Photography Auction

Fashion Photography Auction

15 December 2014

Calling all fashion photography lovers and collectors! On December 17th, Bonhams is organising an auction with special fashion photographies from amazing photographers like Peter Lindbergh, Irving Penn, William Klein, Helmut Newton and many others. The lots presented at auction include Sarah Jessica ...

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Armistice Day story idea: WWI photos of a world frozen in time 100 years ago

Armistice Day story idea: WWI photos of a world frozen in time 100 years ago

10 November 2014

In honor of Armistice Day, Dr. Jeff Gusky reveals two special new photographs from The Hidden World of WWI collection. The first is the only known surviving graffiti by Polish troops fighting with the Allies. On this boulder, soldiers from three ...

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Inspirational photos all around the world

Inspirational photos all around the world

16 April 2014

A picture is worth a thousand words. A human being is worth an infinite. Sometimes words cannot describe what captured images release from their moments.  We invite you to a special journey that starts from vision and goes directly to your soul. ...

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“The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior” exhibition

“The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior” exhibition

7 April 2014

From May 3 to September 21st, the Christian Dior Museum in Granville, France hosts the exhibition called "The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior."  It is a journey invitation to  the visual heritage of the Dior house through the years. The house ...

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Vincent van Gogh Exhibition at Musée d'Orsay

Vincent van Gogh Exhibition at Musée d'Orsay

27 March 2014

Musée d'Orsay was the host of a wonderful exhibition. Under the light classy ambiance, Vincent Van Gogh spirit enlighted the salon with fantastic works of art. The expo contains more than 40 paintings, letters from Van Gogh. The entire idea had its ...

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Rolex celebrates art at Venice

Rolex celebrates art at Venice

14 October 2013

Leading figures from the world of art celebrating the creative collaboration between generations in Venice The Rolex Arts Initiative program brings together young talent and recognized masters in seven disciplines. At a gala on October 21st at La Fenice , Venice 's famous ...

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HUGO BOSS and Rockbund Art Museum, an Contemporary Art award in Asia

HUGO BOSS and Rockbund Art Museum, an Contemporary Art award in Asia

6 August 2013

HUGO BOSS and Rockbund Art Museum announce a new award for Contemporary Art in Asia  The first edition of this award, which will take place in September 2013, will be devoted to the emergent artists native from Big China along with others ...

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