D’une guerre à l’autre, des Années Folles à la montée des Totalitarismes, de la victoire du Front Populaire à l’arrivée d’Hitler au pouvoir, etc., les années 1920-1930 sont riches d’évènements politiques qui bouleversent l’Europe. Les artistes ne peuvent pas rester insensibles à ce climat qui voit...

Pablo Picasso begins his career in Paris, he organizes exhibitions and meets a lot of artist. He creates his periods blue and pink. However, during World War II, Picasso flees Paris and settles in the South of France. First, he moves in Antibes. This city never stops inspiring him. He paints The Joy...

Cézanne was born in Aix en Provence the January 19,1839. After an enjoy childhood, the young men studied in Aix en Provence’s high school where he met Emile Zola. This both young man became friends and confidant. After high school, Cézanne studied in college of Aix en Provence. He studied for three...

The Roaring Twenties in France began in 1920 and ended in 1929. They were characterized by intense social, cultural and artistic activity. This movement was born after the war from 1914 to 1918. Society wants to forget the thousands of deaths and the privations of the Great War. This is why, instead...

It’s a residence built after the Second World War by the architect Corbusier. It was built to accomodate the families who had lost everything during and after the war. 

There are 18 floors and 360 apartments which belong to private owners. The etablishment contains a bakery a restaurant , a hotel...

  • Surrealism (20th century): Literary and artistic movement from the beginning of the 20th century aimed at freeing creation from all constraints and all logic, and which can use the absurd and the irrational.
  • Dadaism (early 20th century): Intellectual, literary and artistic movement which is char...

This animated film by Salvador Simó was released on June 19, 2019 and tells the life of Luis Buñuel after the publication of "The Golden Age" in Paris in 1930 until the release of his documentary "Terre sans pain" in 1933 .

Indeed, this period corresponds to the avant-garde.

Luis Buñuel is then...