This exhibition is a reflexion of Axel Vervoordt and the second part of a trilogy. Part one was Artempo: When time becomes Art at Palazzo Fortuny in Venice 2007. The end will be in 2009 with l'Infinito del Non Finito again in Venice.
Using the Chapelle and its in situ works of art as a backdrop, Academia will present a wide range of modern and contemporary art,including works by Jan Fabre, Louise Bourgeois, Richard Avedon, Yves Klein, Anish Kapoor, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Joan Mirò, Cy Twombly, Bertrand Lavier, Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, Hans Arp and Luc Tuymans.
Academia: Qui es-tu? - La Chapelle de L’Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris, 14, Rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris, September 10 – November 23, 2008 , open daily 13-19 h, M° Saint-Germain-de-Prés