The Mexico trip or the “in persuit of Frida and Diego art” trip

MEXICO – ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS COUNTRIES OF SOUTH AMERICA You can’t imagine all the (horror) stories I’ve been told since we said we were going to Mexico for our summer vacation . Usually ending their anecdotes with “… but I’m sure it won’t happen to you.” The weeks leading up to our flight…

Sophie Calle exhibition at BOZAR, Brussels

This weekend we went to the museum: BOZAR (which sounds like Beaux-Arts, and is part of the museum Palais des Beaux-Arts/Paleis voor Schone Kunsten/Centre of Fine Arts in Brussels).The exhibition we went to see was by Sophie Calle. (info: the exhibition runs till 13/09/2009). It is part of the section Contemporary Art @ BOZAR. I did not know anything…

It’s not only rock ‘n’ roll baby!

Some time ago I visited this exhibition in our Museum of Modern Arts (BOZAR – Musée des Beaux Arts). It’s an exhibition shows the works of several musicians from 1970 till now and how they voiced the spirit of rock and their inspirations in visual arts. The artists shown are: Alan Vega, Antony, Bent van…

My man, Anton Corbijn

I don’t know what it is, but I seem to have a fascination for whatever the man produces. I already posted on him, just to inform you who he is, what he does and why I like his photography: mybloglink. As said – repeatedly – I wish to watch his movie “Control” on the final…

Anton Corbijn: photographer extraordinaire

I was cleaning out my wallet and getting rid of the excess in pieces of paper, when I suddenly found a ticket to the museum of photography of Antwerp. I forgot I had it. A year or so ago I went to an exhibition of the photographer Anton Corbijn with my sister. Anton Corbijn is from…