Château de Versailles

Olafur Eliasson speaks about Versailles, organic food and perfect height

Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Olafur Eliasson Here in France, where people have  a new habit of vandalising artworks, the Danish artist Olafur Eliasson arrives to face-off against the opulence of the Sun King but also, alas, against reactionaries of every stripe. […]

Anish Kapoor, Metaphysical Sculptor

By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor Anish Kapoor @ Couvent de la Tourette near Lyon By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor It was a 73,000-cubic-meter (2,578-cubic-foot) blood-red belly—the original matrix—and you could enter it. Those who were in Paris in spring 2011 haven’t forgotten the crimson resin membrane that occupied the entire nave of the […]

A Kapoor Controversy à la française

Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor By Anish Kapoor In the vulgar trend that seeks to undermine art’s credibility and make a media scandal of any public installation on French soil, the last of the trend’s all-too-frequent episodes is called Anish Kapoor. This week, I couldn’t meet […]

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