Event – Velazquez Exhibition in Paris

  This exhibition about Velazquez at the Grand Palais in Paris intends to present a comprehensive overview of the work of Diego Velázquez. It also gives mission to bring to the main questions within recent years, putting in some cases for the first time, the newly discovered works. The exhibition shows his work in dialogue with paintings by artists…

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Stunning Photos from Blake Little

In his book, Preservation, American photographer Blake Little did ask his models … covered with honey. A surprising gamble, but the result is worth seeing for its strange aesthetic, which highlights the contours and give the characters a surprising color. “[Honey] can distort and amplify forms, highlight physical perfection, engender repulsion, and suggest both immortality…

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Château d’If – Between Myth and Reality

Twenty minutes by sea off the coast of Marseille, on the smallest island in the Frioul archipelago, the island of If displays its three hectares of limestone rock where you can visit the famous Château d’If…   Until the 16th Century, If was a wild islet, an occasional refuge for pirates and smugglers, or fishermen…

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Robot a new friend for the Museum

The robot left between fiction and massively enter in industry, services and everyday life. Museums and heritage sites are no exception to this trend. A French monument has even been pioneering in 2007. Panorama robotic practices in heritage in France and throughout the world. A ROBOT FOR REMOTE VISIT The robot can first get over…

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HYPNOTIC – kinetic sculptures by sculptor Jennifer Townley

Jennifer Townley works derive from her fascination with science, with an emphasis on physics, engineering and mathematics. Geometric patterns in Islamic art or mathematical drawings of Dutch artist M. C. Escher often serve as an inspiration. Images where lines and figures match each other so perfectly they could be repeated indefinitely. This infinity, regularity and obedience…

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