Günter Brus, last representative of Viennese actionism, is dead

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 3 hours ago, Update 3 hours ago Born on September 27, 1938, Günter Brus was the only one of the four actionist performers still…

Tomas Saraceno, apostle of environmental art

In this universe of thread and air, of the tiny and the cosmic, of wishful thinking and physical adventure, we are almost in the antithesis of the decorative madness of…

When the madness of Wim Delvoye blows over the wise Geneva Museum of Art and History

Ferrari Testarossa (1/2 scale, 2017) In the armor room. © Geneva Museum of Art and History, photo: Stefan Altenburger CRITICISM – The Belgian artist has retained the taste for the…

Sandra Rodriguez transforms millions of ographic images into abstract mosaic using AI

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 4 hours ago, Update 1 hour ago Trained in documentary cinema, she quickly uses new digital media (virtual reality, AI) to find “new ways…

Tom Sachs, from the sculpture of America to Pico

First Steps, left and Seated Woman, two works by Tom Sachs from 2023. Tom Sachs PORTRAIT – The New York artist has shaped consumer society with humor. Today he attacks…

The Studio des Acacias, an artist incubator

The American artist Lorna Simpson (left) was, this year, the mentor of the French Gaëlle Choisne (right) as part of a joint exhibition at the Studio des Acacias. Dana Scruggs…

Daniel Arsham, the archaeologist of the future

Daniel Arsham claire dorn/Courtesy of Perrotin The American artist resembles his time. Connected to the news, pionate about all fields of creation, he digests the present to make a fictional…

The 17th drawing prize of the Daniel and Florence Guerlain Foundation is right at the heart of the news

Daniel and Florence Guerlain at the top of the symbolic Beaubourg escalator in Paris. © Luc Castel Lebanon, Israel, Greece, the three artists competing for this 2024 vintage tell stories…

Jesse Darling, first trans Turner Prize

DISTINCTION. The most prestigious award on the British scene chooses to engage with the issue of gender. A first in the image of contemporary art which wants to position itself…

What ArtReview’s Power 100 list 2023 says about the art of our time

American photographer Nan Goldin is this year at the top of the much-coveted Power 100 List for her militant action against those responsible for the opioid crisis. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery,…

the ranking of the most “bankable” young artists

By Paul Carcenac Published 5 hours ago, Update 10 minutes ago The Canadian Anna Weyant, born in 1995, is one of the most fashionable young painters. EDUARDO MUNOZ / REUTERS…

Lee Ufan, at the school of things

“Everything I see has, of course, the colors of experience” tells us Lee Ufan, 87 years old, the great Korean artist who created his Lee Ufan Foundation in Arles and…

“What artists do will remain over time”

EXCLUSIVE MAINTENANCE – Monument of the artistic scene, the American continues to work, at 82 years old. He responds to “Figaro” about what motivates his emotions and his extraordinary longevity…

Sophie Calle’s will

CRITICISM – The internationally celebrated French artist takes possession of the Pico Museum in Paris in her own obsessive way. Memory, mourning, acute absence on the program. Sophie Calle or…

Strike renewed at the Center Pompidou, the objective: “maintain the pressure”

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 40 minutes ago, Update 37 minutes ago The asbestos removal and renovation work will cost several hundred million euros. Francois Bouchon / Le Figaro…