Photography

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 […]

Sigmar Polke. 300 of his original photos have been discovered by his son

Sigmar Polke Sigmar Polke Sigmar Polke Sigmar Polke Sigmar Polke Sigmar Polke Free spirit The free-spirited and prolific Sigmar Polke (1941-2010), a great painter, was the subject of a retrospective at Moma in New York and at the Tate in London in 2014. Palazzo Grassi His work was also exhibited in 2016 at the Pinault […]

Tribute to Peter Lindbergh, a giant of fashion photography: a filmed interview

Peter Lindbergh Alberto Giacometti Peter Lindbergh Peter Lindbergh, Alberto Giacomettii Peter Lindbergh, Alberto Giacometti Peter Lindbergh Alberto Giacometti Peter Lindbergh, Alberto Giacometti Peter Lindbergh, Alberto Giacomettiti https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBa2p4_YCxA   The great German photographer who lived in Paris, Peter Lindbergh, died on 3 September. I met him last January. At the Giacometti Institute he was exhibiting his […]

David Goldblatt: A tribute to the great South African photographer who has just passed away

David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt David Goldblatt The South African photographer David Goldblatt, born in 1930, died on 25 June. I met this exceptional man at his home in Johannesburgh. He was both humble and humanistic, and  had long been involved in the […]

Marseille: Why it is important to exhibit Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei Le Mucem Le Mucem Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Ai Weiwei Mucem Collections Ai Weiwei Fan Tan Ai Weiwei Fan Tan I am the curator of an exhibition dedicated to Ai Weiwei in Marseille, Ai Weiwei.Fan Tan at the spectacular museum designed by Rudy Ricciotti on […]

Juergen Teller: 5 answers in almost 50 seconds from the brazen king of fashion photography

Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Juergen teller in front of a Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Suzanne Tarasiève Juergen Teller IMG_0472-332×250 Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Juergen Teller Juergen Teller It is very difficult to come up with something new within the genre of fashion photography, which is highly codified, conventional and often boring […]

Marlene Dietrich: Her grandson reveals the private life of the superstar as two exhibitions take place in Paris and Washington

George Hurrell Willy Rizzo Willy Rizzo George Hurrell Cecil Beaton Ruth Sandak ( MD with Edith Piaf) Mario von Bukovitch Anonymous, 1944 Anonymous Anonymous, with Jean Gabin She’s a mythical creature in the history of cinema. Marlene Dietrich, actress turned singer, German turned American, sometimes feminine sometimes androgynous, invented the image of a multifaceted and […]

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