In creating his architectural center in 1976, Victor Vasarely made a gesture of exceptional significance and generosity. This French artist of Hungarian origin (Pécs 1906 – Paris 1997), internationally recognized as the father of Op Art, a specialist in optical and kinetic effects, as well as a brilliant advertising illustrator, created in Aix-en-Provence “La Cité polychrome of happiness “, bringing together visual artists, architects and urban planners, and wished to promote a social art accessible to all.
Modern and contemporary portraits and self-portraits, part two, Tuesday the 30th of June 2020 at 10:30 am
A conference by Agnès Ghenassia,
If the procedures of deformation and of disfigurement are always numerous and varied. Several artists underline the character of the “social mask” of the face, victim of a standardisation of the aesthetic models. Finally, others use the portrait to denounce the everyone for oneself. A society whose individuals have stopped communicating with each other.
Tuesday 7th of avril 2020 at 10:30 am
ENTRY FEE MEMBERS : 5€
NON MEMBERS: 7€
In compliance with health measures (distancing, wearing a mask), reception will be limited to 70 people with compulsory registration by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
If the number of registrants is too large, Agnès Ghenassia will offer this conference a second time at a later date.
Jas de Bouffan
1 avenue Marcel Pagnol