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rencontre 05 Mark Lyon, Photographer & Robert Rubin, Curator

  • Columbia Global Center | Reid Hall 4 Rue de Chevreuse Paris, Île-de-France, 75006 France (map)

Robert M. Rubin is an independent curator and cultural historian working in art, architecture, and cinema. His French projects have included two exhibitions at the Bibliotheque nationale de France, Richard Prince: American Prayer and Old World, "New Look": Richard Avedon's France, which is up until the end of February. He is the author, with Olivier Cinqualbre, of Jean Prouvé: Tropical House and has written articles and exhibition catalog essays on Pierre Chareau, Buckminster Fuller, and Alexander Calder.

Mark Lyon has exhibited as a fine art photographer in galleries in New York and Paris, his notable works include MUSE and PURE of documenting young women as they make their way through life. His work features in the collections of European and US museums. His other focus is on Architecture and design photography, especially on modernist masterpieces; including Le Corbusier's Chandigarh and Ahmedebad, Jean Prouvé's Tropical House and the seminal work of Pierre Charreau - Maison de Verre.