The world’s largest photography show features works that go far beyond traditional two-dimensional prints. Some were even made without a camera.
The former head of Tate Modern had to resign from his last job after protests. France’s culture ministry said he will take over one of the country’s largest exhibition spaces.
As patrons have ever more choices, the Paris event is still a favorite for many. “What’s not to like?” a New York collector said.
Art dealers will gather under the glass roof of the Grand Palais for the 30th edition of the venerable fair.
The Biennale takes place at the Grand Palais, but that is far from the only emblem of a gilded age to visit in a spectacular city.
The crowd at FIAC’s Wednesday preview remained predominantly Francophone, but major international collectors were in town for the fair —and art was selling, provided it was by a validated name.
FIAC expands again, adding Petit Palais and Avenue Winston Churchill to the annual festival of contemporary art.
The Chinese-French conceptual artist will bring a series of works to the Paris Monumenta art show, which begins on Sunday and runs through June 18.