Edward Hopper at the Grand Palais in Paris: impressions of solitude

The latest major art exhibition in Paris was dedicated to the work of Edward Hopper. It was so popular that the Grand Palais remained open for part of the night in the last days and people lined up for hours to get inside. What is so fascinating about Edward Hopper’s paintings? Probably its realism which…

“The noise is driving me crazy”: a Japanese artist meets New York City

As you can see on my Portrait page, I lived for a year in Tokyo and for 3 years in the USA. So when I heard about the exhibition in Paris of Japanese artist Aki Kuroda’s work on New York City, I was curious to see it for myself. I wasn’t disappointed: I am drawn…