Tag: Alberto Giacometti

The smell of human blood does not remove itself me of the eyes | Miquel Lacasta
28-08-2020 No Comments

The smell of human blood does not remove itself me of the eyes | Miquel Lacasta

The realism is something that disturbs you … 1_ This way Francis Bacon expresses in the series of conversations that it had with Franck Maubert during different periods of his life and that remain gathered in the book of which I have taken the title of this post, The smell of human blood does not remove itself me of the […]

Alberto Giacometti at the Prado Museum
16-04-2019 No Comments

Alberto Giacometti at the Prado Museum

Bicentennial, with the collaboration of the Community of Madrid and the Fondation Beyeler and the support of the Embassy of Switzerland and the Mirabaud Group, presents “Giacometti in the Prado Museum“,”, one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century, who conceived art as a single and simultaneous place of confluence of past and present time. Although he never traveled […]

Conversations with Enric Miralles
25-10-2016 No Comments

Conversations with Enric Miralles

Enric Miralles (1955-2000) is considered to be one of the figures key to understand the Spanish recent architecture and many of the topics appellants who today manage in the architectural contemporary practice and the theory. This book gathers a conversation, unpublished till now, that the Barcelonian architect supported with Enrique Walker in 1999 immediately after a writing of the own […]

Henri Cartier-Bresson. Photography of the native
18-07-2014 No Comments

Henri Cartier-Bresson. Photography of the native

Considered as one of the most influential photographers of our time, Henri Cartier-Bresson raised the practice of the snap shotting to the category of art to discipline. Critic and penetrating observer, his writings brings over of the theory and the practice of the photography they have exercised a fundamental influence in the contemporary photographers. Coming out in photographs of the […]

The Eames and Billy Wilder | Jorge Gorostiza
05-02-2014 No Comments

The Eames and Billy Wilder | Jorge Gorostiza

I believe that it is not necessary to say those who were Billy Wilder, either Ray and Charles Eames (always it is in the habit of putting to Chat first probably for being a man). What probably is known less is the friendship that joined them for many years. According to Tom Wood in his book The Bright Side of […]

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez
20-12-2013 One Comment

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez

(in brackets) (IV) | Jorge Rodríguez I want to finish this one series of articles that are grouped under the umbrella of my parenthesis by this image. This one I portray of ends of the 19th century, a print of the most common thing, a mother adormilada, throwing a siesta. That of today, it is a very special text. The […]