All about women
Whether as artists, writers, muses or other sources of inspiration, ARA BELGICA will use this exhibition of contemporary bookbinding to pay tribute to women,
opening a window on bookbinders from around the world
“Poetry responding to painting. When the woman shines, then surges a potent word. Sands of bereavement, reds of passion, golds of sun twined in a column, ascribed to the trials of the roc, confering in the anvil of the heat – from cry to song.”
Parle Feu is comprised of three books, Tribu, Histoire(s) & Fournaise, each composed of paintings & poems in dialogue. This trilogy, created by Brigitte Schuermans & Miguel Mesquita da Cunha, is published by Editions K1L & presented in a hand-made box.
In this exhibition of paintings paired with manuscript poems, each duo evokes the harmony between image & word, between man