With the opening in 13 October, the shows on the German artist
is playing at the Galerie des Galeries until 21 January 2017
From 14 October and up 21 January 2017, the Galerie des Galeries-the space dedicated to the arts of Galeries Lafayette in Paris – hosts works of German artist Hans-Peter Feldamnn, one of the most influential names of his generation. Feldmann explores the mysteries of everyday life collecting images and varied objects. The exhibition dedicated to him resumes a set of relevant works and emblematic of their production. For about 50 year career the artist channel their emotions in their work and, as a voyeur, take off your daily life through your eyes sensitive.
Feldmann's works have been exhibited in the most important museums of the world, including the Serpentine Gallery (London, 2012), Solomon R. Guggenheim (New York, 2011) and Reina Sofia (Madrid, 2010), among others. Also, his works are part of the collection of large collections, private and public, as Tate Modern (London), Museum of contemporary art of Barcelona and Centre Pompidou (Paris). Best known for creating facilities carefully designed from images of everyday life, Feldmann was born in 1941 in Düsseldorf, where he lives and works. After studying painting at the school of fine arts in Linz, broke into the world of art from 1960. He began working in 1968, producing the first of the small handmade books that would become a signature part of his work.
The vernissage of the exhibition will take place in 13 October, between 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm. The public can check the exhibition from the day 14 October, Tuesday – Saturday, from 11:00 to 7:00 pm. Free entry.
ON THE GALERIE DES GALERIES
The Galerie des Galeries It is a consecrated place of art within the largest and most traditional department store in Europe. Located on the first floor of Lafayette Coupole, the building of the Galeries Lafayette Haussmann Boulevard, the space aims to allow customers and visitors meet the talents of today and tomorrow, promoting, since 2001, four annual exhibitions which include the French and international creation. In his curatorial bias, Search programming highlighting the cross-cutting between sets, fine arts and design, which, together, inspire the Galeries Lafayette since its foundation. www.galeriedesgaleries.com
ON THE GALERIES LAFAYETTE
With more than 120 years of tradition, the Galeries Lafayette was opened in 1894 on Boulevard Haussmann. Today, is a trademark of world renown, synonym of Parisian style and elegance to French. The first department store in Europe and with 70.000 meters2 in three buildings, receives, currently, around 100.000 visitors/day. Internally, are 15.000 meters2 dedicated to fashion, with 3.500 renowned brands. Brands of the most accessible to the most desired brands in the fashion universe are present in Galeries Lafayette, as Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Prada, Gucci, Burberry, Balenciaga, Miumiu, M.A. C, Lancôme, Dior and Sisley. To all customers, offers tailored services of high quality, that includes personal shoppers and clerks who speak Portuguese, private halls, delivery of purchases in the hotel and guidance on tax refund service (12%).
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