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Springtime in Paris! Part 2!

April 20.

After the morning at Bastille Market, the sun appeared. Up until now, I was too cool for sightseeing but the sunshine made me want to be outside so I picked out some of my favourite scenic places in the city to revisit. 535 more words

Travel

Video Art and the Digital Humanification

Follow this link to a piece I wrote for the Saatchi Gallery art blog!

Here are a few extra images and videos to quench your visual thirst… 32 more words

Encounters

Bill Viola at the Grand Palais

By Shijung Kim

       This spring started off busy for the art-world in Paris: the Musée d’Orsay unveiled its ambitious Van Gogh and Artaud exhibition; the Art Paris Art Fair, albeit not as hyped-up as its autumnal counterpart FIAC, took place during the last weekend of March, spotlighting Chinese art and galleries; that same weekend, Le Salon du Dessin Contemporain showcased contemporary drawings at the Carreau du Temple. 1,252 more words

Shijung Kim

Quadriga statue at Grand Palais

Here you can see a quadriga statue at the top of the roof of the Grand Palais, showing the many details which are normally unseen from the ground while passing by. 12 more words

Paris Welcomes The Eroticized Aesthetic of Robert Mapplethorpe

If I had been born one hundred or two hundred years ago, I might have been a sculptor,
but photography is a very quick way to see, to make a sculpture.
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Reviews

Bill Viola / Grand Palais

Bill Viola is without doubt the most celebrated exponent of video art. For the first time, the Grand Palais will present a wide-ranging group of his works, including moving paintings and monumental installations from 1977 to today. 23 more words

ARTS

Grand Palais

The Grand Palais

Paris, France