Marc Chagall and Bella

Marc Chagall

Chagall, the painter of love Marc Chagall, Russian-French artist of Belarusian Jewish origin (1887- 1985) is a key figure in 20th Century art. He has masterpieces spread among major museums…
Art Dubai

Art Dubai

Contemporary culture in dynamic Dubai at Art Dubai Art lovers have been chomping at the bit to experience original art up close and personal since the global pandemic shut down…
Rodin / Arp

Rodin and Arp

Rodin and Arp, figuration and sculptural abstraction A great tandem of masters although they probably never met. The French Auguste Rodin is considered the father of modern sculpture and Arp…
Lartigue

Lartigue

Jacques-Henri Lartigue photographer of happiness The paradox of photography, its unpredictable generosity and democratic inclusiveness is exemplified in the story of Jacques-Henri Lartigue. Late in his life, Lartigue would be…
Alphonse Mucha Art Noveau

Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau, is the French term for New Art. It names a colourful movement in the arts that captivated Europe during the transition from 19th to the 20th century. In…
Piet Mondrian

Mondrian

Mondrian, Abstraction and Neoplasticism There are many art movements, but they are rarely created by a specific artist. Piet Mondrian is a Dutch painter who has gone down in history,…
Surrealism and design

Surrealism and design

The reinvention of the object In 2007 the Victoria and Albert Museum in London organised a memorable exhibition Surreal Things. Today we have the privilege of refocusing on the fascinating…
Cromwell Place Procrete Project

Cromwell Place

New art hub opens in London’s museum district Set in a stunning Grade II Chelsea townhouse (in fact five emerged into one), just a stone’s throw away from South Kensington’s…
Fovismo

Fauvism

Fauvism was the first of the avant-garde movements that flourished in France in the early years of the twentieth century. Fauve painters were the first to break with impressionism and…
Burning Man

Burning Man

Burning Man: a festival in the desert Burning Man is a great festival that celebrates the most groundbreaking music, art and culture. It is an explosion of creativity in the…