Soo Kyoung LEE

Soo Kyoung LEE has exhibited at the Hôtel Elysées Mermoz Gallery from March 29 to May 13 2012. She reveals for us in the text below her painting process. « IN THE FIRST PLACE In the first place, I put a single color over the entire surface of the canvas. This initial choice guides...

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Margaret Dearing

Margaret Dearing interview Exhibition Erosions by Margaret Dearing, Elysées Mermoz Hotel, from May 24th to August 31st 2012. Born in 1979, Margaret Dearing lives and works in Paris. She graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie d’Arles and Ecole Nationale Supérieure...

OLIVIER GOURVIL

« How words come to paintings » by Olivier Gourvil from 16/02/2012 to 26/03/2012 How paintings can talk and make talk? What does spectator says to them? And what does he look for in? This title is an invitation to spectator. To watch. To talk. Even if any commentary can...

S.BUCKMAN/3

«Un jour est un dessin» Last October, we’ve gave you some news of Samuel Buckman. From June to August 2011, he had exhibited his work at the Elysées Mermoz hotel, and he has never run out ideas! From the beginning of the year, on his second blog, he sells everyday a drawing for...

CHARLOTTE PUERTAS

Exhibition « Entre chien et loup (*) » by Charlotte Puertas, from 12/01/2012 to 14/02/2012. The expression « between dog and wolf » (« Entre chien et loup » *) appeared in French in the 13th century but its origins are much...

O.FILIPPI/2

Focus on abstract painting Since his exhibition at the Elysées Mermoz, late 2010, Olivier Filippi exhibited in several galleries and Parisian fairs. After the Galerie Jeune Création and the Salon du Dessin Contemporain which was held during the end of March and the beginning of April 2011 at...

J-M Thommen/2

The Jean- Marc Thommen’s Migrations After his exhibition at the Elysées Mermoz hotel, Jean-Marc Thommen took part in the Contemporary Art Fair in Seoul, South Korea, during summer 2010 (SINAF 2010). This edition was filled with a dozen of color reproductions of his works, together with...

J. Boutterin/2

Jérôme Boutterin exhibits in Valence After his exhibition early September at the Elysées Mermoz, Jérôme Boutterin has decided to show, once again, his monochrome paintings, this time in Valence, in the heart of the ESAD (School of Art and Design). As Martin Engler explains: « If the...

S. Buckman/2

The Adventures of Samuel Buckman Remember, last June we were meeting Samuel Buckman for his exhibition in the heart of Hotel Elysées Mermoz in Paris. As we fell in love with his work, we decided to keep in touch with him. What could he possibly be up to right now? The answer: No less than 4...