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Veno Pilon, Noč v Montparnassu, 1930 / z dovoljenjem Pilonove galerije Ajdovščina

Veno Pilon, Noč v Montparnassu, 1930 / z dovoljenjem Pilonove galerije Ajdovščina

Jean Cocteau & Veno Pilon in Ljubljana

Veno Pilon, Noč v Montparnassu, 1930 / z dovoljenjem Pilonove galerije Ajdovščina

Veno Pilon, Noč v Montparnassu, 1930 / z dovoljenjem Pilonove galerije Ajdovščina

 

On 1 June the exhibition, entitled Bohemians from Montparnasse will open at Photon Gallery. It will showcase photographic works of artist, poet and filmmaker Jean Cocteau and Slovenian artist Veno Pilon who was based in Paris.

We are pround to host cocurator of the exhibition Julie Martin who has been active on the New York art scene since the 1960s. She is director of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.), the nonprofit organization cofounded in 1966 in New York by artists Robert Rauschenberg and Robert Whitman and engineers Billy Klüver (Martin’s late husband) and Fred Waldhauer to encourage and facilitate collaborations between artists and engineers.

Julie Martin will give a lecture on 4 June at 8pm at ZRC Atrium, Ljubljana

The photographic portraits of Jean Cocteau and Veno Pilon offer an insight into the Paris scene at a period of time when Paris was still considered the indisputable centre of the art world. MORE