Artist Noah Purifoy (1917 – 2004) created his Outdoor Desert Art Museum of Assemblage Sculpture over 15 years in Joshua Tree. The non-profit, all-volunteer Noah Purifoy Foundation (NPF) established in 1998 preserves and maintains the site for public participation. Born in Snow Hill, Alabama in 1917, Noah Purifoy lived and worked most of his life in Los Angeles and Joshua […]
‘Well, “SLITHY” means “lithe and slimy.” “Lithe” is the same as “active.” You see it’s like a portmanteau—there are two meanings packed up into one word.’ Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871) Like a portmanteau word, Blair Thurman’s work brings together otherwise distinct worlds of meaning. While at the same […]
This week on the blog we visited Pentti Monkkonen‘s new exhibition; we saw Black Coffee; we listened Thursday Afternoon; and we passed by The Fondation Louis Vuitton.
The Fondation Louis Vuitton located in the bois de Boulogne and designed by Frank Gehry, has just opened. I spend my afternoon there, here some pictures. “I dream of designing, in Paris, a magnificent vessel symbolising the cultural calling of France.” Frank Gehry 8, avenue du Mahatma Gandhi Bois de Boulogne 75116 Paris
“Black Coffee” A proposition by Camila Oliveira Fairclough with Madeleine Aktypi, Joan Ayrton, Laëtitia Badaut Haussmann, Karina Bisch, Katinka Bock, Sandra Böhme, Elvire Bonduelle, Hermine Bourgadier, Ulla von Brandenburg, Roxane Borujerdi, Eléonore Cheneau, Cécile Dauchez, Thea Djordjadze, Chloé Dugit-Gros, Eléonore False, Sylvie Fanchon, Miri Felix, Aurélie Godard, Fernanda Gomes, Charlotte Houette, Stephanie Kiwitt, Seulgi Lee, […]