In addition to his painting, multi-faceted artist Paul Gauguin wrote a number of texts that offer insights into his life and work. Gauguin’s remarkable book Noa Noa is of particular significance in this respect and offers a poetic blend of autobiography and fictional narrative. The internationally acclaimed actor KEANU REEVES will be reading from Gauguin’s book and talking about his experiences as a man with Polynesian ancestry.
Thanks to his fascinating and groundbreaking video collages, MARCO BRAMBILLA turned the Fondation Beyeler during the weekend into a spectacular 3D-cinema. Learn more about the artist and filmmaker and his Megaplex-trilogy in this interview.
In this conversation with Michiko Kono (Associate Curator, Fondation Beyeler), artist and filmmaker MARCO BRAMBILLA talks about his background, his favorite movies and his Megaplex-trilogy 'Civilization', 'Evolution' and 'Creation'.