Exhibitions at Petit Palais Musée des Beaux-arts de la Ville de Paris
Le Petit Palais invites Valérie Jouve to dialogue with her collections of ancient art. The artist creeps into history paintings to propose a political and contemporary re-reading. Valérie Jouve holds a degree in Ethnology, graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie d'Arles, and has been photographing and exhibiting since the mid-1990s. His work is mainly focused on the question of the relation of the human to his space (the Passers-by, the … more
For each of the past three years, the Petit Palais has invited a contemporary artist to dialogue with its celebrated historic collection. This autumn Andres Serrano, a leading and dissident figure on the international art scene, will take up the challenge with a presentation of forty works to be presented among the permanent collections at the Petit Palais.
Having received a classical training, Andres Serrano – “an artist with a camera”, as he likes to describe himself –… more
Les débuts de la photographie sur papier en Italie, 1846-1862