Welcome to our site !
Couple of things to know as you enter: everything here is produced by academics, humanities students & artists sharing one simple purpose : taking you on our geeky journeys while we decrypt design features, feel the power of historical events, compare our local impressions with that of famous novelists, artists, heads of state…
The project is named “Focillon” as a tribute to Henri Focillon.
Focillon!!! A French art historian whose research focused on Gothic architecture or Buddhist art forms. Born in 1881; passed away in 1943. Clarity, generosity and independence were Professor Focillon’s values.
We will do our best to follow them.
Consultant for tech & geospatial companies
Based in Paris, France
Content creator for Focillon - India Lead
Professor of Art and Aesthetics at J.J. School of Arts
Based in Mumbai, India
Content creator for Focillon - Europe Lead
PhD Student at the University of York (UK)
Based in Siena, Italy
Social Media Manager for Focillon
Based in Rennes, France
Content creator for Focillon - Japan, Kenya & Tanzania Lead
PhD Student at Calgary University, Canada
Based in California, USA