Presenting side-by-side the work of two creative types who never met, lived in different countries and expressed themselves through different mediums sounds like the act of a desperate curator. But Two Geniuses now showing at the Gate Gallery cleverly demonstrates the shared world view of Irish artist Francis Bacon and Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal.
Swiss photographer Michel Comte has been making portraits of famous women for three decades. His work isn’t typical of the glamour shots that feed the fashion industry. The Not Only Women exhibition, which is split between two Prague galleries, shows how he captures a multifaceted view of his subjects.