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For Numéro art, actress Camille Cottin tries her hand at a new role: muse of artist and photographer Lea Colombo, who plunges her into the heart of her flamboyant pictorial universe in a series that pays tribute to Matisse, Picasso and Warhol. Three artists celebrated this season by major exhibitions.
The French film star also talks in a long interview about her unique relationship with art, nurtured by her artist father. Numéro art also photographed the artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster in her recent exhibition in Madrid. Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, one of the most respected and celebrated French artists in the world, reveals herself in an interview as the high priestess of the exhibition, which she transforms into scripted environments and fantastical experiences.
This new Numéro art also gives voice to an exciting new generation of artists including Meriem Bennani, Han Bing, Bianca Bondi, Binta Diaw and Serpas gathered in a collective exhibition "Infiltrées - 5 manières d'habiter le monde".
To be discovered, the humorous and subtle videos and installations of Meriem Bennani, one of the most influential of her generation, the searing and intense works of Ser Serpas (soon to be exhibited at the Bourse de Commerce in Paris), the eco-feminist installations of Binta Diaw, the bold and colorful paintings of Han Bing, and the mystical creations of Bianca Bondi. Five exceptional women artists exhibited by the Reiffers Art Initiativesfoundation this spring in Paris. Once again, Numéro artpays tribute to the vitality of the French art scene with the dreamy paintings of Julie Beaufils and the sensitive and poetic work of Benoît Piéron. This issue also unveils a series of unpublished and subversive paintings by Beninese artist Roméo Mivekannin. And of course, a selection of the essential exhibitions of the season and a focus on the Rencontres de la photographie d'Arles.
Numéro Art 9
The leading magazine on international contemporary art met with Rashid Johnson in his Brooklyn studio.
The committed artist has become a global star in two decades, summoning African-American identity and history, revolt and culture in his work. Numéro art also met with the legend Georg Baselitz, who will be honored at the Centre Pompidou this fall with a highly anticipated retrospective. Bernard Blistène, curator of the exhibition and honorary director of the Museum of Modern Art, and Fabrice Hergott, director of the Museum of Modern Art of the City of Paris, testify in our pages about the importance of the German artist in the history of contemporary art.
Dior x Saks - New York
Dior brings its 'Carousel of Dreams' to life at Saks in New York. Opening ceremony and light show by La Mode en Images.
The House took over the New York department store to mark the 70th anniversary of their collaboration and celebrate the year-end festivities.
For the occasion, a monumental, never-before-seen work of art was installed on the façade of the building: a 35-metre-high wheel overlooking the prestigious Fifth Avenue, on which Dior chose to display the symbols beloved of its founder. Launched with a performance by 60 dancers from the Martha Graham Dance Company, the operation is enhanced each evening by a series of original lighting effects.
With offices in Europe, the United States, the Middle East and Asia, La Mode en Images designs and produces fashion shows, brand exhibits and large scale events for brands, who deliver custom-made and immersive events worldwide.
Collaboration with other areas of expertise within the Group enriches these moments with virtual experiences and NFT programs.