• Leandro Erlich Troubles the Senses With Le Bon Marché Exhibit

    8 days ago - By WWD

    NOW YOU SEE IT: Le Bon Marché is tying itself in knots over its new art exhibition.
    The Paris department store has invited Leandro Erlich, the Argentine artist famed for employing optical illusions in his work, to create several installations, the most striking of which makes its famed escalator look as twisted as a pretzel.
    Erlich has paid homage to the City of Light's changing skies by filling its windows with downy cloudlike shapes. Surreal cloud formations will be projected on a giant screen erected under the store's glass roof. Meanwhile, a bank of fake elevators promises to further...
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