05 novembre 2019
Vincent meets Vincent in Mons ! Tuesday, 30 July 2019 It was on his 50th birthday that Walter Michael DeForest (New-York) paid a visit to the Van Gogh bust created by Britisch artist Anthony D. Padgett. Anthony created the sculpture as part of his “One Year With Vincent” project (2017). It is part of a series of 7 similar busts Anthony offered to places Vincent Van Gogh used to live and work. The copy he offered to the Mons-Borinage former coal mining region is made of a coal effect... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2019
Tuesday, 30 July 2019 50th birthday of Walter Michael DeForest Walter Michael DeForest (NYC) celebrated his 50th birthday in the Borinage during his 79-day journey through Europe in Vincent’s steps. Here is the birthday cake made for him by Loubna Tallih (Mons). You can find pictures of other creations by Loubna on her FB page. But, too bad ! There is nothing left. We ate it all !!!!!
30 juin 2019
Follow Walter Michael DeForest on his 79-day tour through Europe On Sunday, June 23, artist Walter Michael DeForest left New-York for a 79-day journey through Europe in search of Vincent Van Gogh. His european tour will start in London on June 25 and the first stop will be Mons at the end of the same day. On Wednesday, June 26, Walter will discover the Van Gogh places in the Borinage and he will give a workshop for children in the school of Petit-Wasmes. Suivez... [Lire la suite]