ITCHI : Hang Time

At la Lanterne gallery until 22th May 2016

ITCHI, 'Hang Time'. Courtesy Galerie La Lanterne

ITCHI, ‘Hang Time’. Courtesy Galerie La Lanterne

 

For his first show at La Lanterne gallery, artist Sacha Cohen Tanugi, aka ITCHI, distills a good dose of humor and tenderness in his exhibition “Hang Time”. An illustrator and graphic designer by training, the thirty year old Parisian revives the cherished magazines of our mothers and grandmothers. Continue reading…

Gideon RUBIN : Questions of Forgiveness

Exhibition until 5th March 2016 at Karsten Greve Gallery

Gideon Rubin, On the Bed 2015. Huile sur lin / Oil on linen. 102 x 122 cm. Credit photo Courtesy Galerie Karsten Greve, Köln, Paris, St Moritz.

Gideon Rubin, On the Bed 2015. Huile sur lin / Oil on linen. 102 x 122 cm. Credit photo Courtesy Galerie Karsten Greve, Köln, Paris, St Moritz.

 

Karsten Greve Gallery presents recent works by artist Gideon Rubin, born in Tel Aviv in 1973. A series of enigmatic portraits depicting faceless characters or showing the back of their head embeds us into Continue reading…

Exhibition. Erwin OLAF : Waiting

At Rabouan Moussion Gallery until 28th November 2015
Erwin OLAF, exhibition 'Waiting' Gallery shot 2015. Photo credit : Eddy Boulares. Courtesy the artist and Rabouan Moussion.

Erwin OLAF, exhibition ‘Waiting’ Gallery shot 2015. Photo credit : Eddy Boulares. Courtesy the artist and Rabouan Moussion.

Orchestrated by Dutch artist Erwin Olaf, the inaugural exhibition of Rabouan Moussion’s new gallery space plunges us into a timeless atmosphere. Time – that is what it is all about. Thus, visitors are welcomed by a triptych self-portrait illustrating the Continue reading…

EXHIBITION. Julian SCHNABEL

Until 12th December 2015 at Almine Rech Gallery

Exposition Julian Schnabel, Galerie Almine Rech. 2015 © Julian Schnabel Courtesy of the artist and Almine Rech Gallery

Exposition Julian Schnabel, Galerie Almine Rech. 2015
© Julian Schnabel
Courtesy of the artist and Almine Rech Gallery

Twelve striking and monumental pieces by American artist Julian Schnabel are spreading across the walls of Almine Rech Gallery, in the Marais. The exhibition, named after the fairy tale titled ‘Jack the Beanstalk Climbed up to the Sky of Illimitableness Where Everything Went Backwards’ comes in the form of a Continue reading…

EXHIBITION. Youssef BOUBEKEUR : “Dandy” Portraits of Modern Life

Youssef BOUBEKER. Jules Verne et Marcel Proust, 2014. Stylo bille sur papier. Photo credit : La Lanterne

Youssef BOUBEKEUR. Jules Verne and Marcel Proust, 2014. Bic pen drawings on paper. Photo credit : La Lanterne

Until 31st October 2015 at La Lanterne gallery

For his second exhibition since the opening of La Lanterne gallery, young gallery owner Alexandre Fialho presents the recent works of (equally) young artist Youssef Boubekeur. The exhibition “Dandy; portraits of modern life “presents a series fully realized with BIC pen drawings.

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Exhibition Roberto Matta : “MATTA”

Roberto Matta, Sans titre, 1958, huile sur toile, 114 x 146 cm. crédit photo galerie Thessa Herold

Roberto Matta, Sans titre, 1958, huile sur toile, 114 x 146 cm. crédit photo galerie Thessa Herold

At Thessa Herold gallery until 24th October 2015

In the heart of the Marais neighbourhood, close to the Picasso museum, Thessa Herold gallery exhibits a collection of works by artist Roberto Matta (1911-2002). The exhibition titled “MATTA” presents ten works on paper and six ‘space’ paintings, including a captivating oil painting from 1961 named ‘Bella Ciao’. The displayed set, produced between 1946 and
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EXHIBITION : JR : DECADE. Portrait of a generation

JR. Ballet dancers in containers

Until 17th October 2015 at Galerie Perrotin

Once again, gallery owner Emmanuel Perrotin has chosen to unveil the much awaited exhibition of French artist JR to the sound of music. After Massive Attack, in 2011, it was the turn of rapper Mos Def to introduce, during the opening of the exhibition:DECADE. Portrait of a generation, the work of the 32 year-old French artist, known for his Continue reading…

EXHIBITION Michel Macréau: Works from 1958 to 1975

Michel Macréau 'Eve et Adam' 1965, oil on canvas, 80 x 100 cm. photography credit Galerie Alain Margaron, Paris.

Michel Macréau ‘Eve et Adam’ 1965, oil on canvas, 80 x 100 cm. photography credit Galerie Alain Margaron, Paris.

Until 27th of June at Alain Margaron Gallery

Gallery owner Alain Margaron presents in his space at rue du Perche, in the heart of the Marais, a moving exhibition of works by Michel Macréau. Margaron has been promoting the unclassifiable French artist since opening his gallery in 1993, and is now using the 20th anniversary of his death to ravish our eyes with some fifty, never before exhibited works from his most important period between 1958 and 1975. Continue reading…

Exhibition Maurice DENIS : During the Time of the Nabis

Maurice DENIS, 'La Capeline rose' circa 1893. Photo credit courtesy galerie Malingue.

Maurice DENIS, picture detail of ‘La Capeline rose’ circa 1893. Photo credit courtesy galerie Malingue.

Until 10th July 2015 at galerie Malingue in Paris

The galerie Malingue presents an exciting exhibition pertaining to the first ten years (1888-1898) of the career of painter Maurice Denis (1870-1943). It was during this time of apprenticeship that the theorist and spokesman of the Nabi group – which counts among its prominent members Pierre Bonnard, Edouard Vuillard and Paul Sérusier – developed the main themes of his career. Continue reading…

EXHIBITION Lionel ESTEVE : A Wander

Lionel ESTEVE, 'Untitled', 2015. Plantes séchées, feuille d’or, verre. 40 x 30 cm . Galerie Perrotin

Lionel ESTEVE, ‘Untitled’, 2015. Plantes séchées, feuille d’or, verre. 40 x 30 cm . Galerie Perrotin.

Until 30th May 2015 at Galerie Perrotin in Paris

Lionel Estève’s new exhibition, organised by Galerie Perrotin in Paris, could not bear a better name. With A wander, the French artist presents us with yet another cycle of experiments at the crossroads of drawing, sculpture and painting. His work, which combines simplicity and sensuality, does not fail to seduce us!

 

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