Rachel Whiteread Tate Britain

until 21st January 2018 By Jacqueline Knox As you walk into the Tate Britain gallery towards the exhibition space of Rachel Whiteread you are confronted by a series of casts of resin. Untitled (One Hundred Spaces) 1995, reproduced with kind permission Tate © They are a series of casts of the negative space underneath wooden…

Amazing Sotheby’s exhibition at Chatsworth House, UK

    At the Chatsworth House, the 12th edition of Sotheby’s “Beyond Limits” made its appearance on the grounds of the stately home. This year, the monumental sculptures of several great post-war American artists are paid tribute. At first glance, the location is simply striking. The majestic home transcends the centuries, from the 1550s until…

Auguste Rodin  (Paris 1840-Meudon 1917)

  VERSION FRANCAISE Auguste Rodin is monumental, and celebrating the 100th anniversary of his death is an ode to the art of sculpting. Of his well-known works, those considered true symbols are “The Bourgeois of Calais,” “The Gates of Hell,” “The Kiss,” “Balzac,” and even “The Thinker.” These sculptures were all presented in 1993 at…

Alexei Jawlensky : An iconic figure of Russian expressionism collected by Ronald S. Lauder.

VERSION FRANCAISE Alexei Jawlensky : An iconic figure of Russian expressionism collected by Ronald S. Lauder. It was with much impatience that I awaited the monographic exhibit of Alexei Jawlensky at the Neue Galerie of New York. In March of 2012, I happened upon this emblematic figure of Der Blaue Reiter during the exhibit called EXPRESSIONISMUS…