Helmut Newton, still provocative

Los Angeles is currently hosting a Helmut Newton retrospective at the Annenberg Space. Paris welcomed a major exhibition of the late photographer’s work as well last year. I took pictures while visiting it at the Grand Palais but never got round to using them for a post. When I heard about the LA exhibit I…

Joel Meyerowitz photography exhibition in Paris

The photography exhibitions at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie in Paris are always very popular, drawing a crowd on weekends. The museum showcases works of photographers, famous or not, that allow you to see reality from different perspectives with a great diversity of styles. Such is the case of Joel Meyerowitz, whose retrospective is…

Yves Saint Laurent exhibition in Denver

The highlight of my week-long business trip to Denver was the Yves Saint Laurent retrospective at the Denver Art Museum. It is the same exhibition that took place in Paris two years ago (and which I blogged on here). Once again, it was a great opportunity to remember Saint Laurent’s genius and wonder at his…

Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs exhibition – Part 1

The Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs exhibition was a highlight of my Parisian trip a couple of weeks ago. Taking place in one of my favorite museums, the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, it is on show until mid-September. The first level explains the creation of the Louis Vuitton house with historical detail, how the brand became…