25 août 2012

Franck Stella

My favourite: 1969 - Tahkt - 1 - Sulayman - variation II - Acrylic on canvas, 120” x 240” Collection of Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of B. B. DaytonMore about: King Sulayman's throne. According to an archaeological survey, Takht-i-Sulaiman in Azerbaijan, Persia, was an elevated site serving as sacred grounds perhaps as early as pre-Median times. Later, under the Sassanians, it apparently had a dynastic and religious significance.  -------------------------------------  VIRGULES / Projet... [Lire la suite]