Auguste Rodin

“To mark the centenary of his death, the Musée Rodin and Réunion des musées nationaux Grand Palais are joining forces to celebrate Auguste Rodin (1840-1917). The exhibition reveals Rodin’s creative universe, his relationship with his audience and the way in which sculptors have appropriated his style. Featuring over 200 of Rodin’s works, it also includes …

“Wild Souls. Symbolism in the Baltic States” at Musée d’Orsay, Paris

But why did they name this exhibition “Wild Souls”? Maybe to attract the crowds but it is misleading and does not serve this attractive exhibition well. If anything it’s just the opposite. When you walk through the show, if nature is omnipresent, it’s not wild but an intense, controled and quiet presence. As my favourite …