Camille Henrot Interviewed by Daria de Beauvais

Palais de Tokyo

This year, Palais de Tokyo has given “Carte Blanche” to French-born artist Camille Henrot, whose exhibition entitled “Days are Dogs” is opening on October 18, 2017, coinciding with Fiac Art Week. On this occasion, she is guest editor-in-chief of Palais Magazine #26, devoted entirely to her project and including an interview by Daria de Beauvais, curator of the show. Daria de Beauvais: Can you tell me about the origin of the title you’ve chosen for your carte blanche at the Palais de Tokyo, “Days Are Dogs”? Camille Henrot: The exhibition deals with problems of everyday life, particularly our relationship to dependency. The title comes from the expression in English for a difficult,... Read More
Camille Henrot, Splendid Isolation, 2015, resin cast with video and telephone components, 14 3/8 x 19 3/8 x 2 1/4 inches (36.5 x 49.2 x 5.7 cm) phone, 35 3/8 x 19 3/8 x 2 1/4 inches (89.9 x 49.2 x 5.7 cm) overall, courtesy of the artist and Metro Pictures (New York); kamel mennour (Paris/London); König Galerie (Berlin). © ADAGP, Paris 2017
My Art Guide Paris Editorial Committee

My Art Guide Paris Editorial Committee


My Art Guide Paris is a digital issue dedicated to Fiac art fair and the art week in Paris, available online and on iOS app. This edition has been developed thanks to an incredible editorial committee formed by Staffan Ahrenberg (Publisher at Cahiers... Read More
The exterior of Prada Rong Zhai in Shanghai. Courtesy of Prada.

Prada Rong Zhai: The New Fondazione Prada’s Venue in Shanghai


Prada Rong Zhai is the new cultural institution by Fondazione Prada, located in one of China’s most populous cities. Located in the city’s Jing’an District, Prada Rong Zhai is a Western-style mansion restored and transformed into a cultural... Read More
Four of the six shortlisted artists announced for the seventh edition of the Max Mara Art Prize for Women with some members of the Jury Panel (Mandy El-Sayegh, Eloise Hawser, Vanessa Carlos, Athena Papadopoulos, Marcelle Joseph, Helen Cammock, Rachel Spence) Ph. Emiliano Barbieri, Emanuele Paganelli Courtesy Collezione Maramotti8

The Six Shortlisted Artists for the Max Mara Art Prize for Women 2017 – 2019


The Whitechapel Gallery, Collezione Maramotti and Max Mara announced the six shortlisted artists for the seventh edition of the Max Mara Art Prize for Women: Helen Cammock, Céline Condorelli, Eloise Hawser, Athena Papadopoulos, Lis Rhodes and Mandy El-Sayegh. Featuring... Read More
Ahmed Mater, Desert of Pharan - Unofficial Histories behind the Mass Expansion of Makkah, 2011-in progress.

Mitochondria: Powerhouses, an Interview with Ahmed Mater

Galleria Continua

“Mitochondria: Powerhouses”, a new show by Ahmed Mater, is currently on view at Galleria Continua in San Gimignano. A physician turned artist, Ahmed Mater is one of the most significant cultural voices documenting and scrutinizing the realities... Read More

Featured Exhibitions

Paul Klee: The Abstract Dimension

Fondation Beyeler
01/10/2017 - 21/01/2018

Fondation Beyeler presents a major retrospective dedicated to one of the most important painters of the 20th century: Paul Klee. The exhibition features 110 works by the abstract painter dating back to 1913 and including all the artist’s career phases: in the first of the seven rooms, Kleeʼs apprenticeship as a painter in Munich in the 1910s, followed by the celebrated journey to Tunisia in 1914, World War I, and the Bauhaus decade from 1921 to 1931, with the wellknown “chessboard” pictures, the layered watercolors, and works that respond to the experiments of the 1930s with geometric abstraction. ... Read More
Paul Klee, 'Park near Lu', 1938
Putti’s Pudding, 2017. Courtesy of Studio Voltaire

Cookie Mueller & Vittorio Scarpati: Putti’s Pudding

Studio Voltaire
09/09 - 12/11 2017

Published in 1989, “Putti’s Pudding” is an artists’ book conceived when both the artists, Cookie and her husband Vittorio, were dying for AIDS illness in New York’s Cabrini Medical Centre. The book, published in 1990 when they both... Read More
Courtesy Archivio Mendini.

Radical Utopias. Beyond Architecture: Florence 1966–1976

Palazzo Strozzi
20/10/2017 - 21/01/2018

The exhibition celebrates the outstanding creative season enjoyed by the Radical Movement in Florence in the 1960s and ’70s. It brings together objects of design, videos, installations, performances and narratives, including works by Archizoom,... Read More
Pascale Marthine Tayou, Exhibition view, 104 Paris

Continua Sphères Ensemble

16/09 - 19/11 2017

Under the artistic direction of José-Manuel Gonçalvès, over twenty galleries and foundations from the five continents are participating to a joint event – started ten years ago –  which will allow the visitors to discover ambitious and generous... Read More
George Segal, Exhibition view, 2017, Courtesy of Galerie Templon

George Segal

Galerie Templon
09/09 - 28/10 2017

The gallery is dedicating a major exhibition to the American artist George Segal (1924-2000), one of the most existentialist of Pop artists and sculptors. This retrospective exhibition is the first in France in 20 years. The exhibition collects works... Read More

Selected Cities

Palais de Tokyo






Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, 1993



Culture = Capital, 2012/2014, Galerie Lelong, Goodman Gallery, Galerie Thomas Schulte, kamel mennour, Lia Rumma. © Art Basel





Daniel Buren



Jenny Holzer


Tracey Emin stands by My Bed

Tracey Emin


Haroon Mirza

Haroon Mirza


Art Spaces

Sharjah Art Foundation

Dubai & Sharjah

Tate Modern


M+ Pavilion

Hong Kong