On the street art scene

Paris is an endless source of inspiration for street artists. The walls of the 20th arrondissement are canvases for many artists and we have an opportunity to observe various street art creations which replace one another by simply taking a … Continue reading

Sculpture vs photography

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Recently we went to see the exhibition “Mapplethorpe – Rodin” featuring the works of two artists. Body, movement, detail are some of the common subjects for both. I found more life and passion in Rodin’s sculptures than in Mapplethorpe’s photographs. … Continue reading

Head in the clouds

To have one’s head in the clouds it’s an idiom and if you look it up the dictionary you’ll find several definitions: 1) to be daydreaming and not paying attention to what is happening or being said; 2) to be … Continue reading

Librairie du Cochon Bleu

It was on a grey rainy day, just like today, that we discovered the café librairie “Le Cochon Bleu”. We weren’t lucky because it was cold and wet during the most part of our stay in Lectoure, a small town … Continue reading

Henri Cartier-Bresson: geometry in photography

Henri Cartier-Bresson said that the beauty of a photo is in its geometry, beeing a master of composition himself his works are excellent examples of it. The exhibition in Centre Pompidou is a retrospective that comprises more than 500 photographs, … Continue reading