Today I have revised my page on Foucault and Visual Art to include further links to on-line and interactive galleries as well as videos of talks by two of the artists that Foucault wrote about: Gérard Fromanger and Duane Michals. Here is the full list of links:
Velázquez’s Las Meninas (1656)
On-line gallery: Museo Nacional Del Prado, Madrid.
Picasso’s Las Meninas Series
On-line gallery: Museu Picasso, Barcelona.
Text: Foucault, M. (1970) The Order of Things. Andover, Hants: Tavistock.
Édouard Manet’s A Bar at the Folies-Bergère, (1882)
Interactive gallery: The Courtauld Gallery, London.
Text: Foucault, M. (2009a Manet and the Object of Painting. London: Tate Publishing.
Interactive gallery: Musée Magritte, Brussels.
Interactive exhibition: selections from: ‘The Mystery of the Ordinary 1926-38’ (co-organised by The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), The Menil Collection, Houston, and The Art Institute of Chicago).
Text: Foucault, M. (1983) This is Not a Pipe. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.
L’Espace Paul Rebeyrolle in Eymoutiers – exhibitions, resources, images.
Text: Foucault, M. (2001b) ‘La force de fuir’ in Dits et écrits Volume 1: 1954-1975. Quarto Gallimard: Paris, pp. 1269-1272.
English translation: Foucault, M. (2007 ) ‘The Force of Flight’ in J. W. Crampton and S. Elden (eds.), Space, Knowledge and Power, Aldershot: Ashgate, 169-172.
Fromanger introduces exhibition ‘Annoncez la couleur!’ held in Perpignan (5 April – 29 June 2014)
Text: Foucault, M. (2001 ) ‘La peinture photogénique’ in Dits et écrits Volume 1: 1954-1975. Gallimard Quarto: Paris. 1269-1272.
English translation: Foucault, M. (1999[1975) ‘Photogenic Painting’, in S. Wilson (ed.) Revisions: Gérard Fromanger. London: Black Dog Publishing. pp. 81-108.
Duane Michals talks amusingly about his outlook on life and illustrates some of his work (filmed at the Denver Art Museum on 7 March 7, 2013 – he starts speaking 10 mins in)
On-line gallery: DC Moore Gallery (selection of photographs)
Text: Foucault, M. (2001a) ‘La pensée, l’emotion’ in Dits et écrits Volume 2: 1976-1988. Quarto Gallimard: Paris, pp. 1062-1069