painting

“Self-portrait in still life”, canvas dust

Still travel, it’s seasonal, “Around silent things”, Self-portrait in still life will have made us wander (future future, the grammatical time of ghosts, according to … Read more

Hans Baluschek: The painter who discovered Berlin’s proletariat

WWhen you come out of the stimulating Hans Baluschek retrospective at the Bröhan Museum in Berlin after two hours of enthusiastic shows, the first question … Read more

Yves Klein in Nice, blue in the skies

It’s a cloudless sky and the matrix of a work. That of one of the most important artists of the XXe century, born in Nice … Read more

“Three Women”, letters of nobility in the Age of Enlightenment

What bond then unites these three women of the XVIIIe century? The first, Madame du Deffand, little known to the general public, has gone down … Read more

Gertrude Stein, an ode to daring

The American Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) became rich and famous with Alice Toklas autobiography, written in six weeks in autumn 1932. In this delightful masterpiece, easy … Read more