The avant-garde of the 1990s.
A former student from the Ecole Normal Supérieure, Paris, Donatien Grau
is a literary graduate from the Political Studies Institute, Paris, and an art critic and writer. He teaches Literature at the Sorbonne University in Paris, writes for several magazines, and is contributing editor of Flash Art
magazine. He is interested in the communication of classical culture and the connections between art and literature.
Co-founder and director of Purple magazine, Olivier Zahm has organized and taken part in more than 50 exhibitions around the world, in particular “L'Hiver de L'Amour” at the Musée d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris (1994), which became “Winter of Love,” at MoMA PS1, New York (1991), and “Elysian Fields” at the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2000).