Born in Rodez, Pierre Soulages in an important, impertinent figure in the French contemporary art scene. He remains deeply proud of his French roots, but has risen to international renown with his enigmatic artworks. Continue reading 10 things to know about Pierre Soulages
This summer, take the opportunity to visit the best exhibitions of the moment and stay up to date on art trends. Artsper offers you a selection of artistic and cultural events for the beach season, a good way to learn but also to enjoy the air conditioning of the museums. Continue reading What to do this summer?
While impressionist where wondering about light and visual sensations in paintings like “Snow effects in Giverny” – Monet, 1893, a group of French artists called “The Incoherent” were having fun behind their backs! They produced the first monochromes: “Boozy patrol in fog” (grey); “Tomato harvest by apoplectic cardinals along the red sea” (Red); “Nigger fight in a Cave during the night” (Black), “First communion of … Continue reading The Entertaining and Tumultuous Story of Monochrome Paintings