Tag Archives: Paris

Pictures at an Exhibition
Florence Henri, Composition abstraite [Still-life composition], 1929, collage, gelatin silver print cut and pasted on paper. ©GALLERIA MARTINI & RONCHETTI/COURTESY FLORENCE HENRI ARCHIVE, GENOA/PRIVATE COLLECTION

‘Florence Henri: Mirrors of the Avante-Garde’ at Jeu De Paume

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Florence Henri: Mirror of the Avant-Garde, 1927-1940” is currently on view at Jeu De Paume in Paris until May 17. The show features over 130 vintage prints by Florence … Read More

McCarthy's Sculpture, Before Deflation. Getty Images

McCarthy Responds to Paris Sculpture Controversy Via Art

Paul McCarthy’s 80-foot inflatable lime green sculpture–which the artist describes as a tree, but critics have referred to as a sex toy–has been the source of continued controversy since its installation (and subsequent deflation) last week at the Place Vendôme … Read More

Looking at Art

Brancusi’s ‘Kiss’: A Never-Ending Embrace

A visit to Montparnasse prompts a reflection on the refined abstraction and complex romance of a famous sensual sculpture
Read More