#491 - from 16 November 2017 to 22 November 2017
David Hockney, Barry Humphries, 26th, 27th, 28th March 2015, acrylic on canvas (one of an 82-part work), 121.92 x 91.44 cm © David Hockney Photo Credit: Richard Schmidt.
BILBAO – We last saw him, glorified in a retrospective with very high attendance (over 650,000 visitors at the Centre Pompidou). And now he reappears with recent “traditional” works, portraits of people sitting, thus inscribing himself in a long tradition. He’s the man who was fascinated by technology, from the fax to the video, including the iPad! But here he simply [Read]
• Visitors to the Guggenheim will be able to take advantage and see the exhibition dedicated to Anni Albers (1899-1994), from the Bauhaus movement, who left her mark on textile art in the 20th century, and throughout her long life produced abstract tapestries. Josean Alija, the chef of the restaurant Nerua, in the bowels of the museum, has cooked up for 16 November [Read]
Openings of the week (Belgique, France, Suisse, Monaco, Luxembourg)
Founder of the FRACs (Fonds régionaux d’art contemporain), assistant to Jack Lang when he was minister of Culture and still now at the Institut du monde arabe, Claude Mollard has played a central role in the French cultural administration. As a photographer, he is engaged in a quest called Origènes, where he looks for human appearances behind the productions of nature.
The Lovers, 2005. Frans Krajcberg Studio, Nova Viçosa, Bahia, Brazil © Claude Mollard
Claude Mollard, une anthropologie imaginaire, at the Maison européenne de la photographie, from 8 November 2017 to 7 January 2018