Art is the passion and life mission for the Director of The City Gallery of Bratislava – Ivan Jančár. During our interview, which took place during the hottest summer days, I was interested in his vision and approach to art as well as interesting stories from behind the scenes.
Matko Trebotić is one of the most extraordinary figures of Croatian modern painting. The charismatic appearance and penetrating intellect of this artist, his personal and uncompromising attitude to the crucial questions of the present, and particularly his creativity and exceptional artistic talent in painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, installation, set design and other artistic disciplines, strengthen his indisputable position of a unique European artist.
From artworks, design, and everyday objects to political posters and flags, Stasi equipment, and uniforms: sift through never-before-seen archives in this encyclopedia of socialist East Germany. Based on our XL-volume, the most comprehensive overview of GDR visual and material culture to date, this affordable new edition presents the fascinating remnants of a now-vanished world.
How can the personality and work of Francis Teynier be characterized as eloquently as possible? If you meet him you will realize he is worth of being called a photographer of unknown realities. Although he was born in France he has spent the major part of his life in different countries getting familiar with their lives, drawn inspiration that exploded into the amazing artistic photographs full of elements and colours.