La semaine prochaine, on accueille Kum Joo Ahn comme artiste en résidence. Pendant son séjour, on fera une exposition éphémère de ses oeuvres entre le 16 et le 19 juin. Aussi, elle va enseigner l'art de bojagi dans deux stages. Son travail contemporain se base dans les techniques traditionnels de patchwork, broderie, et la couture à [...]
Poem Read by Becky Shrimpton From Wild Sound Festival Review The same site offers this interview with the poet Gerry van der Linden: 1) What is the theme of your poem? Theme of the poem: different worlds, same people. Universal reality. 2) How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your [...]
Jeannine Cook, who was twice an artist in residence at La Porte Peinte in 2014, will be coming back in 2015 to undertake a fascinating metalpoint project linking the ancient artistic technique with the Chablisien terroir, specifically the mineral-rich earth that is so important to the production of the area's wines. To support the project, [...]
Sandra Detourbet écrit éloquemment sur ses œuvres dans Vivre l'Art magazine. Lire le texte ici . Vous pouvez voir les œuvres de Véronique à La Porte Peinte -- elles sont éblouissantes, lumineuses et spirituelles. Come see Véronique LaFont's powerful, luminous, soulful canvases at La Porte Peinte.
Carla, poet in residence at La Porte Peinte in 2014, will be giving a reading at the Payot bookstore in Geneva. For more information.
In this solo exhibition awarded by the jurors of the 2014 Evanston and Vicinity Biennial, see 26 recent collages by Jennifer Yorke and a site-specific installation she made to celebrate the Evanston Art Center’s history—and final exhibition—in the beautiful Harley Clark Mansion. In the artist's own words, "Come and see the forces of decay, renewal, desire and repulsion at [...]
Lorene Anderson's new exhibition opens at K. Imperial Fine Art in San Francisco tomorrow -- Lorene was an artist in residence at La Porte Peinte in 2014, and the luminous abstract paintings being shown were inspired by the Burgundy landscapes around Noyers. It's very exciting to see her small studies turn into big, graceful, emphatic paintings! LoreneAnderson.com Reception: Thursday April [...]
This five-day workshop focuses on the short story, with special attention paid to flash fiction (about 300-1000 words). Enrollment deadline: end May For more information Read Ann's recent HuffPost piece on writing and solitude. "Writing is a solitary pursuit. There's something of the loneliness of the long distance runner in it. It often feels like [...]
PLEASE CONSIDER MAKING A DONATION TO HELP US OFFER NEW OPPORTUNITIES TO ARTISTS IN 2015 We have had a wonderful year at La Porte Peinte with eighteen artists in residence, two of whose residencies we were delighted to be able to subsidize thanks to the generosity of our donors. As we move into the new year, [...]