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B is for Sylvia Beach

B is for Sylvia Beach

At first, the calm and modest portrait of Sylvia Beach didn’t distinguish itself from tenths quirky yet fascinating illustrations of Maria Herreros. After reading Beach’s memoir and visiting the legendary Shakespeare and Company (The second bookstore, opened in 1951) together with Marika Maijala, I now see the portrait with different eyes. In the exhibition, it presents...

U is for Ulysses

U is for Ulysses

There are a couple of hundred illustrations in the book Paris Sera Toujours Paris (Màximo Huerta | Maria Herreros, 2018. Published by Lunwerg Editores), and choosing between them in only two months was a real challenge, because curating isn’t just a matter of taste. It involves building up real knowledge of the items and artworks in...