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Barbara Safarova

BARBARA SAFAROVA, PhD, is a film producer, independent curator, and essayist. Director of programme at the International College of Philosophy, Paris, she is the president of abcd (art brut connaissance & diffusion).

Collecting and Curating Art Brut in the 21st Century

The concept of art brut has been constantly challenging our aesthetic perceptions and our definitions of art since its advent in the aftermath of the Second World War—although, in fact, the works brought together under this heading existed long before it was coined.

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The Brooklyn Rail

NOV 2019

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