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A Feminist Re-Interpretation of Renoir's 'La Loge'

I have recently begun tutoring a student in A-level art history, which has had the happy side-effect of bringing me back in touch with many paintings I have not examined for a long time.  1,060 more words

Art Analysis

Q&A with "Anne de Champagne," a French painter

(Note: This Q&A was conducted partly via email, and partly in person, in French. The translation into English is mine: the French version follows the English one. 2,589 more words


An Artist In Paris, 1996

Obviously, everyone knows what has happened in Paris and my thoughts are with the Parisians and French people. I’ve only been to Paris once, in December 1996. 690 more words


The Brilliant, Fluid, Coloured World of Henri Matisse

Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse was born on December 31, 1869, in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, France. He started painting while recovering from appendicitis at age 19.

Matisse initially painted in the established mainstream style of European painting of the time that had faithfully captured the appearance of reality for hundreds of years. 487 more words


November 2015: check out these French artists performing in London

Here’s my selection of the French artists who will be performing in London in November. Book now to avoid disappointment!

  • 03/11: le grand Charles Aznavour en concert au Royal Albert Hall:
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French Artists Ella & Pitr Create World's Largest Mural in Norway

French artists Ella & Pitr in the town of Klepp have created the world’s largest mural in Norway, entitled Lilith & Olaf. The mural covers the majority of the 21,000 square meters of the roof of the Block Berge Bygg building. 38 more words

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The everlasting truth and loyal love of the gift of Fantin-Latour

French painter and lithographer Ignace Henri Jean Théodore Fantin-Latour was born on 14th January, 1836 in Grenoble, Isère, France.  The son of an artist, young Henri took drawing lessons from his father before entering the… 220 more words