Exhibitions, Impressionism

Review: Julie Manet’s Exhibition

The last weekend was the last to visit the exhibition: Julie Manet. La mémoire impressionniste organised by the Musée Marmottan Monet in Paris. A fascinating exhibition on a woman with a thousand faces: Daughter, wife, model, muse, patron… The exhibition brought together a large number of masterpieces, saw it was an amazing opportunity to admire… Continue reading Review: Julie Manet’s Exhibition

Who was/is, writer

Who was Unica Zürn?

German author and artist Unica Zürn is remembered today for her photographic collaborations with Hans Bellmer especially after the exhibition of both artists in the spring of 2012 at the Ubu Gallery in New York. But among her work we can also find an important work of automatic drawing and anagram poetry. Unica Zürn Raised… Continue reading Who was Unica Zürn?

Art, Art History

War Images by Female Artists

Due to the sad news of the last days, I made a little research on the images of war made by female artists, I thought it could be interesting to see the war through the female gaze. The term War Art is most of the time used in relation to the 20th century military art… Continue reading War Images by Female Artists

contemporary artist, interview, Photographers, Photography

Interview with Contemporary Artist: Hélène Desplechin

Hi everyone, here it is one more interview of our series. This month I had the great opportunity to talk to French photographer Hélène Desplechin. I hope you enjoy reading the interview as much as I preparing it. The tree taht wanted to travel When was your first contact with art? In my childhood. I… Continue reading Interview with Contemporary Artist: Hélène Desplechin

religious art

David and Goliath by Artemisia Gentileschi

Who never has listened about the history of David, a little shepherd who slayed the giant Goliath? I am pretty sure that most of you when think about it, have in your minds the image of Michelangelo’s masterpiece. It has been a common subject in the world of arts, it is present in the literature,… Continue reading David and Goliath by Artemisia Gentileschi