A Short Guide to Cubism

Cubism is considered to be one of the most significant visual art styles of the early 1900’s. The movement has it’s origins in Cezanne’s paintings and was initiated in Paris by Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. The influential art critic, Louis Vauxcelles is credited with coining  the term ‘Cubism’ after seeing the landscapes Braque had painted at l’Estaque in 1908. These landscapes were reminiscent of … Continue reading A Short Guide to Cubism

Interview with Armand Israel, unique expert of Georges Braque

On the occasion of the Georges Braque show that opened on the 18th of September at the Grand Palais, Artsper really wanted to meet Armand Israel, a unique Braques expert. He shared with us his feelings about the show, some anecdotes… and many other things one can’t find in a museum.     Artsper: Armand Israel, could you please tell us a few things about … Continue reading Interview with Armand Israel, unique expert of Georges Braque