Wisdom and Nature
Wisdom and Nature
Le Ciel Foundation: Paris, London, New York
September 4th – November 29th, 2017
Le Ciel Foundation in partnership with PHILLIPS auction house is hosting a fundraising art exhibition in London from the 4th-8th September, in Paris from the 18th-22nd September and in New York City from the 27th-29th November 2017 where the final auction sale will take place.
Inspired by the beauty of the planet and the wisdom of its people, the exhibition will explore the essence of the twelve traditions coming together for the Council and Symposium and capture both Humanity and the Earth’s natural splendor.
Wisdom and Nature will raise awareness about the wisdom held by indigenous cultures regarding both society and the environment. Each tradition will be represented through photography and film clips providing an insight into these cultures, as well as a glimpse into ancient ecological wisdom and its mystical relationship with nature.
Alongside this will be displayed a collection of 35 contemporary artworks portraying the beauty of the planet, Man’s imprint on Nature and Man and Nature’s relationship to one another.
Renowned artists, galleries and private collectors, are generously donating these artworks.
The artists participating in the exhibition include:
Claudia Andujar, Gilles Bensimon, Hugo Burnand, Wu Chi-Tsung, Tinko Czetwertynski, Odyssée Dao, Pierre de Vallombreuse, Anne de Vandière, Alinka Echeverría, Eliane Fattal, Esther Giles, Murray Fredericks, Michael Flomen, Adam Fuss, Justin Brice Guariglia, Caroline Halley des Fontaines, Béatrice Helg, Aranka Israni, Daniel Kukla, Timo Lieber, Charles March, Denise Milan, Thomas Millet and Carla Talopp, Beth Moon, Ernesto Neto, Sidney Regis, Tamsin Relly, Rolf Sachs, Patrick Swirc, Janaina Tschape, David Yarrow, and Zuiryu.