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Modigliani’s Nudes

If there was ever a painting or a theme that embodies perfectly all the craft, mastery, beauty, sensuality and uniqueness of a painter, then those are female nudes by Amadeo Modigliani.   During his tragically short, turbulent but productive life, Modigliani created at least 26 reclining female...

Still Life with Apples and Oranges

  Images taken from: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pommes_et_oranges_-_Paul_C%C3%A9zanne.jpg   Paul Cezanne (1839-1906) was a French artist and Post -Impressionist painter whose work laid foundations for a radically different art world of the 20th century through his usage of planes of color and building up complex fields.   Although he studied art in Paris,...

The Angelus by Jean-Francois Millet

  Images taken from https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?search=angelus+millet&title=Special%3ASearch&go=Go#/media/File:Jean-Fran%C3%A7ois_Millet_Angelus.jpg   The Angelus is probably Jean-Francois Millet’s most famous work and one of the greatest French paintings of the nineteenth century.   Although it was one of the most widely reproduced religious paintings of the 19th century, with prints hanging in thousands of households across...

The Gleaners by Jean-Francois Millet

images taken from https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jean-Fran%C3%A7ois_Millet_(II)_-_The_Gleaners_-_WGA15691.jpg   If you have time for just one painting to see while visiting Paris, The Gleaners (1857) by Jean-Francois Millet that resides in the Musee d’Orsay might be a good choice. And not because it is the prettiest or the happiest or the...

Our choice of art galleries in Marais: part one

Cover photo credit Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire http://www.fillesducalvaire.com/   Marais Gallery Picks: Part One   Skip the famous Paris museums and take a stroll down gallery lane to discover what is on display within in the sphere of the art market. A sure place to...

Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016 at the Pompidou Center

Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016 Kader Attia, Yto Barrada, Ulla Von Brandenburg et Barthélémy Toguo 12th October 2016 - 30th January 2017 Centre Pompidou   So we found ourselves (one of us did anyway, but let's keep it more interesting this way) on an opening of the exhibition dedicated to the four finalists...