From 01 October to 19 November 2015
Opening 01 October 2015
History of Taste is a perpetually evolving and reimagined concept where past, present, and future are all intertwined. Discoveries, forgotten memories, disappearances, reassessments, landmarks, and contradictions all take part in its complex elaboration ; and each artist, designer, and creation is consistently compared and appreciated at the mercy of evolving gazes, sitting in the history of their discipline which they simultaneously alter.
As a result, the art and design lover always asks the same questions : this piece that I am confronted with for the first time ; with what other pieces can I compare it with ? How does it fit into my mental puzzle of other pieces that I own or have already seen ? What will I think of it in the future, when its reality would have been buried in technical innovations and successive aesthetic inventions ? What power will it behold for my contemporaries ? What does it say of our time ?
“signs of time” acts like an exhibition of meetings — a venture so often pursued by Galerie kreo — and moreover represents the joint response of Didier Krzentowski and Jérôme de Noirmont to the questions asked above...