Romance and Subtleties of Black in French Art at Getty [Review]

Romance and Subtleties of Black in French Art at Getty [Review]

“Black is the most essential of colors,” according to French artist Odilon Redon, who believed one could discover all the colors with subtleties worked into the black. The dark images, subtleties, and innovations Redon and his peers created are apparent in the exhibition, Noir: The Romance of Black in 19th Century French Drawings and Prints, opening Feb. […]

French Government to Block Websites Without Court Order

French Government to Block Websites Without Court Order

French authorities are now using their new powers to implement a plan to block five websites, which they claim advocate terrorism, without seeking a court order. Authorities stated Internet service providers have only 24 hours to comply with their demands. The chairman of the European Internet Service Provider OVH took to Twitter and stated the company has not […]

French Olympians Among Those Killed in Argentina Helicopter Accident

French Olympians Among Those Killed in Argentina Helicopter Accident

Three French olympians were among the 10 people that perished in a helicopter crash in Argentina this afternoon, according to an official report from the French presidential office. Eight French nationals and two Argentinian pilots were killed when their two helicopters collided in northwest Argentina, in the La Rioja province. According to local officials, the crash […]