Ben: Être Libre

On a Bender

Through October 11, 2020 | Domaine de Chamarande | By Heidi Ellison

At the age of 85, the French artist Ben (real name: Benjamin Vautier) is as irrepressible as ever, both personally and artistically. Earlier this month, he was on hand to greet the press at the opening of his exhibition, “Être … Read More

Les Parisiens dans l’Exode

Refugees Without Refuge

Through December 13, 2020 | Musée de la Libération de Paris–Musée du Général Leclerc–Musée Jean Moulin de Paris | By Heidi Ellison

Of all the horrors that occurred during World War II, the mass exodus from Paris in 1940 as the Germans approached the city may not have been the most horrendous, which may explain why the story has been so seldom … Read More