Moiche Zakharovitch Chagalov, better known as Marc Chagall is one of the most famous artist of XXth century. But did you know that he was not French ? That he was Jewish and obsessed with religion ? That he created his own school ? Enter with us Marc Chagall's secret life.
Not always were the great painters also great engravers. Engraving, the oldest artistic expression of man, is an art that does not allow rethinking, that requires great discipline, and in which the sign of the master is “revealed” under the effect of alchemical phases.
Born in Barcelona in 1893, Joan Miró was a Spanish painter, engraver and sculptor as well as a member of the surrealist movement. He was undoubtedly one of the most dynamic and versatile figures on the 20th Century art scene and although he went through a number of different creative phases, what always guided him was “the instinctive force of the gesture”.
There’s novelty in the air for fans of Frieze New York: the focus at this year’s fair is on quality, with a wide variety of international works on show, ranging from freshly-discovered talents to 20th Century masters. With the arrival of new programmes and curators, and a new layout, Frieze New York 2018, for the seventh year, continues to strive for artistic excellence.