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About this blog

PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that gives birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

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EXHIBITION: TOBIAS MADISON AT FRANCESCA PIA

For his first solo exhibition at Francescoa Pia Gallery, Tobias Madison is presenting a new body of work, all untitled, 2015.Made out of wood, polyurethane and epoxy resin they are framing or supporting structures for dried up iodine. The works present themselves as a problem: They 
 cleanse but stain, they kill but cure, they […]

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PORTRAIT: LARRY SULTAN

The current Larry Sultan retrospective at LACMA is an extensive and moving look at the prolific photographer’s career, and his singular influence on image-making in Southern California. From porn stars to his parents, Sultan’s portraits capture the postmodern malaise of the paradisiacal Southland, all saturated with a golden sunset glow. Sultan’s career as a photographer […]

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EXHIBITION: OSCAR TUAZON AT LE CONSORTIUM, DIJON

© le consortium Until May 17th 37 Rue de Longvic 21000 Dijon

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WEEKLY WRAP-UP: MARCH 2-8

This week on the blog, we went to Montparnasse Cemetery to see “le baiser”; learned more about Thom Andersen; went to the launch of octopusnotes 4 at castillo/corrales; read the studio of Giacometti; passed by the “Awards shows“; discovered the cortot room; advised to go to Bea Schlingelhoff‘s new opening at Corner Door; and listened some […]

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MUSIC: MOSES SUMNEY

Moses Sumney is a folk musician who has been on a meteoric rise to fame over the last two years since he finished his undergraduate studies at UCLA. In 2012, his single “Man on the Moon” was featured on Pitchfork, and since then Sumney has performed with Karen O. and Beck, and toured with Local […]