"There is something fundamental in my architecture, a Mediterranean element that is like a nostalgia for the climate, for the light, for all that my eyes have seen, in my youth, in the country where I was born."
La Tourette/ Forms of silence
Catalogue of the exhibition held at the convent from September 20th to December 11th, 2016 in Lyon around four international artists: Geneviève Asse / Jaromir Novotny / Friedericke von Rauch / Michel Verjux.
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Le Corbusier’s passing, Anish Kapoor was invited to make his work dialogue with the La Tourette convent’s architectural patrimony. This confrontation gives place to an exhibition that changes the way we see and look at the convent.