ArtParis: the Event for the Modern and Contemporary Art Market Returns to the Grand Palais

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PARIS.- ArtParis, the Paris springtime event for the modern and contemporary art market, is returning to the Grand Palais from 31 March to 3 April 2011. Some one hundred international exhibitors are being asked to conceive stands that showcase painting, photography, sculpture, drawing, video, installations, etc. For its Land-Art retrospective, the Repetto Gallery (Italy) will be showing historical pieces by major artists such as Richard Long, Christo, and Jeanne-Claude, Walter De Maria, Dennis Oppenheim, Michael Heizer, Hamish Fulton, Andy Goldsworthy and Robert Smithson, considered one of the theoreticians of this movement. The emblematic work “Spiral Jetty” demonstrates Smithson’s fascination for artistic intervention in large open areas that have thus far remained untouched… while reminding us of nature’s dominion over mankind. For instance, we also find Hamish