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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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Gregory Berben, an artist like no other

Gregory Berben, an artist like no other

12 April 2012

Painter, sculptor, a contemporary artist that combines the modern art techniques with futuristic elements, Gregory Berben is an young symbol for the next art evolution.  Born in Cannes in 1974, Gregory Berben is a self-educated French plastic painter and sculptor with an atypical and not ...

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Patrick Jannin, winner of the 2012 Chic Drawing Awards

Patrick Jannin, winner of the 2012 Chic Drawing Awards

3 April 2012

Aeard Chic Drawing 2012 was allocated to Patrick Jannin, represented by the Gallery Golden Brain - Yannick Le Guern, for all the writings displayed on the living room. A special mention Congratulations from the jury was moreover awarded in Ericailcane, represented ...

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Sony World Photography Awards 2012 presents William Klein

Sony World Photography Awards 2012 presents William Klein

28 March 2012

William Klein, one of the most known photographers and the most influential film directors of the 20th century, will be rewarded for the remarkable contribution to the photography on the occasion of the Sony World Photography Awards 2012. It will accept its reward ...

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Victor Hugo Collection at Christie's

Victor Hugo Collection at Christie's

29 February 2012

On the occasion of the 210th birthday of Victor Hugo, Christie' s has the honour to announce the sale of The Collection Hugo, who will take place on April 4th this year. Composed of an important group of about 500 pounds, ...

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Lomography La Sardina

Lomography La Sardina

21 February 2012

Lomography La Sardina - Sapphire Serpent to Lavantgardiste.com pour 59,00 € Be ready to sail with Saphire Serpent which is part of the new collection Sardina! This 35 mm camera is endowed with an unbelievable objective big angle with numerous functions.  Objective 89 degrees big angle to ...

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YellowKorner

YellowKorner

20 February 2012

  Alexander de Metz and Paul-Antoine Briat share the same ambition: democratize the art photography and making it accessible for everyone. YellowKorner displays and commercializes photographs of art in printing restricted mostly, numbered and accompanied with a certificate of authenticity. But still ...

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“Marilyn” opens at the Getty Images Gallery

“Marilyn” opens at the Getty Images Gallery

15 February 2012

  The Getty Images Gallery is excited to announce its upcoming exhibition, Marilyn, a collection of imagery and memorabilia to commemorate 50 years since the untimely death of Marilyn Monroe. Showcased in London for the first time, the exhibition will feature a ...

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Jay Z, P Diddy, T.I in unusual photoshoots

Jay Z, P Diddy, T.I in unusual photoshoots

25 January 2012

Rappers like Jay Z, P Diddy, T.I can be seen in unusual photos made by the celebrity photographer Martin Schoeller.  Martin Schoeller is a german photographer based in New York known as a great portrasiter of celebrities in unique scenes.  He photographed celebrities ...

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