Artists

An homage to Christian Boltanski

Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski Christian Boltanski   14 July 2021 All his life Christian Boltanski was obsessed by death. At his final large-scale exhibition, a retrospective conceived as a single artwork in 2019 […]

Thomas Ruff: “China is fulfilling all of George Orwell’s predictions”

  https://youtu.be/ylCsjeUQVo8 Conceptual artist   The first thing you might say about the legendary German artist Thomas Ruff (born in 1958) is that he is a photographer. And instantly, with that initial phrase, you would be wrong. With his 35-year career, Thomas Ruff was indeed the student of mythical German conceptual photographers, the couple Bernd […]

Lockdown: Francesco Clemente has reinvented himself in an extraordinary way

  https://youtu.be/nVEw7ivxy_g A star in New York With enough experience, if not years, in the art world, one will inevitably have heard of Francesco Clemente since the late 1970s. He is a famous exponent of the Italian art movement known as the Transavangardia, which took up painting at a time when the practice was being […]

Tribute to Christo: the art of gigantism and the impossible

Christo Christo Christo Christo Christo Christo & Jeanne-Claude Christo Christo Christo Fondation Maeght Christo died on 31 May 2020 at the age of 84. He was one of the very first artists that I interviewed early on in my career. I went to meet him in 1993 at his studio in Soho in New York, […]

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