CULTURE & ARTS
04/24/2013 08:21 am ET

Niki de Saint Phalle: The Girl, The Monster And The Goddess Opens At Moderna Museet In Stockholm

Alamy

STOCKHOLM.- Niki de Saint Phalle is best known for her colourful, voluptuous goddesses, her shooting paintings and the spectacular exhibition SHE – A Cathedral at the Moderna Museet in 1966. The exhibition Niki de Saint Phalle: The Girl, the Monster and the Goddess reflects her seminal role in art history, while also shedding light on a previously overlooked side to her oeuvre. The life-affirming goddess is juxtaposed with the girl and the monster in the film Daddy, where Niki de Saint Phalle avenges darker aspects of her childhood.

Read more on

CONVERSATIONS