Promoting French contemporary artists in the United States

two collections of Philippe Bréson's photography

two exhibitions in DC in September

two openings with the artist in attendance

 Mnemosis, 1917-2017

by Philippe Bréson

 

Opening reception

September 12, 2017 at 6.30pm

La Maison Française, Embassy of France, Washington DC

during the event "1917"

presented by the Cultural Service of the French Embassy

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Impaired landscapes of the WW1 battlefields

A unique and singular discovery of French scenery

Silver gelatin print

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Corps & âme

by Philippe Bréson

 

Exhibition: Sept 9-Oct 15, 2017

Opening on Sept 9, 5-7pm

where the artist will present how he works on the negatives and how he creates his cameras

Artists' Proof Gallery - 1533 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC

An inner experience of the body's representation

Silver gelatin photography

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 Fabulous Animals

by Hervé Maury

New arrivals of mini mini frames 5''x 5'' 

Animals are staring at us,

always with the same round eyes,

amazed at what they see.

 

Depth with mixed materials from sands,

marble dust, ochers and other minerals. 

 

They talk about the collection : ABC The Examiner Metro weekly Capitol File The Dining Traveler

 

 

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L'eau et les rêves

Water and Dreams 

by Sabine Jaccard

   

Chosen scenes where children metamorphose into pure joy. They are a dance; they are a game; they are a scream; they are childhood. They are simply themselves, in the superlative.

 

Silver gelatin print 

Let's discover the collection in two European touch places in Georgetown

at the new Boulangerie Christophe -  in the restaurant room

1422 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC

at Poltrona Frau, Cassina and Cappellini showroom 

1010 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC

   

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Playmobilesque

by Richard Unglik

  

A tender, playful and contemporary view of the classical and pop culture with Playmobil characters.

 

Current exhibition

at W hotel

515 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20004

 

They talk about it : DC by Design Capitol File  

 

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Portrait commission 

by Guillaume Ortega

 

Striking, mischievous and playful patchwork of your loved ones' life 

 

Canvas with paints, glue and varnish

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Tempus

by Caura Barszcz

 

The passage of time plays with a wreck,

revealing a composition of vibrant colors

which continuously changes

 

 

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 Albert Camus' Nuptials on canvas

Ecritures

by Hervé Maury 

A series of textuel paintings

celebrates the 70th anniversary of French writer

and Nobel prize winner's one and only trip in the United States.

Hervé Maury's textuel paintings exalt happiness, self-awareness, memories, sun, sea heat and nature.   

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Current exhibition

at Le Bar, Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

 Let's discover the series and enjoy drinking Le Midi, a special cocktail created to honor the collection of paintings, evoking flavors of the Mediterranean.