Jean Paul Gaultier Exhibition to come to London

The Barbican announced last week that an exhibition dedicated to Jean Paul Gaultier will be staged in April 2014. This is so exciting! The infamous conical bra and corsets Madonna wore during her 1990 Blonde… Continue reading

Picasso, the printmaker at the Museo de Arte Abstracto Español

The exhibition, presented at the Museo de Arte Abstracto de Cuenca, features a selection of graphic works by the Spanish master Pablo Picasso. On display is a selection of prints from the early… Continue reading

Tilda Swinton’s next gig: Chanel ad campaign

  The multi-talented Tilda Swinton, recently seen in the latest David Bowie’s video is now the new face of… Chanel. Nothing less. The ad campaign has been shot by Karl Lagerfeld and will… Continue reading

Happy Birthday Art is Alive

I am celebrating Art is Alive’s 6th Birthday with you guys. Thanks to all my followers and readers. More posts to come, I promise ! Nicolas x.

Rosemarie Trockel: A Cosmos

In A Cosmos, German artist Rosemarie Trockel, known for her wide-ranging career spanning more than thirty years, places her work next to objects and artefacts with which she feels an affinity. Central to… Continue reading

Pierre Soulages at the Villa Medici

Pierre Soulages’ exhibition at the Villa Medici started on March 1, 2013 in Rome. Soulages XXIst Century is running until June 16, 2013. This is the first exhibition dedicated to the 93 year-old… Continue reading

David Bowie – The Stars (Are Out Tonight)

Van Gogh Foundation will open a new space in Arles

“Van Gogh live!” is the title of the inaugurating exhibition of the new Vincent van Gogh Foundation which is due to open in Arles at Hôtel Léautaud de Donines next April. Curated by… Continue reading

Olivier Richon

Olivier Richon, Julian the Hospitalier, 2010 c-type print 81 x 99 cm. Image: Courtesy the artist and Ibid Projects, London.

The steel cloud pavilion for the Serpentine Gallery this summer

The Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013 will be designed by Sou Fujimoto. This is an exciting news. Past Pavilions have included designs by Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei (2012), Frank Gehry (2008),… Continue reading