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Yves Saint Laurent: Dreams of the Orient


Monday 07 January 2019

2018 has been an important year for French-Japanese relationships. This year marks an important 160th anniversary of diplomatic relations and a more open dialogue between the two nations. A large part of these celebrations has been a series of art exhibitions.

Franz Marc / August Macke. The adventure of the Blue Rider


Friday 04 January 2019

Franz Marc and August Macke are two of the most interesting figures in German art of the early 20th century. The pair worked together for a long time, sharing a love of the same European masters, painting together and learning side by side. They shared an inte

Illuminated Species event at the Jardin des Plantes


Saturday 22 December 2018

The Christmas lights of Paris are always wonderful to behold. There are beautiful displays right across the city in different shop windows, along with vast avenues and in city parks. One of the must-see illumination events this holiday season is the Illuminate

Here is how you can enjoy Christmas in Paris!


Friday 07 December 2018

Christmas is a magical time of year in Paris. There is no shortage of event and celebrations lined up for citizens and visitors across the festive season in 2018. Shoppers can head to one of the many different markets that will spring up around the city, or si

Sérusier’s ‘The Talisman’ : A prophecy of colour


Monday 03 December 2018

There are some works of art that make the art world stop in its tracks for a little while and re-evaluate its opinions. Some paintings challenge conventions and perceptions of subjects to the point where they become important symbols of their era. The Talisman

Japonisms 2018 Kohei Nawa, Throne


Friday 30 November 2018

2018 has been an important year in French-Japanese relations. This is the 160th anniversary of diplomatic relationships between the countries and the 150th anniversary of the Meiji Period. 

Egon Schiele at the Fondation Louis Vuitton Paris


Tuesday 27 November 2018

The Fondation Louis Vuitton is currently showcasing the work of two influential artists that died in their prime. Both Jean-Michel Basquiat and Egon Schiele were visionaries of their respective eras. They both created engaging, shocking wor

Jean-Michel Basquiat at the Fondation Louis Vuitton


Wednesday 07 November 2018

The great exhibition spaces of Paris have succeeded in bringing a taste of different cultures and art histories to French art lovers this year. There have been impressive shows that highlight the creativity and history of Japan, the symbolism of the Baltic sta

The Paris Salon du Chocolat 2018


Thursday 18 October 2018

The Salon du Chocolat experience is one that needs to be seen to be believed. Many chocolate lovers will have a good idea in their heads about what a grand celebration of chocolate should look like. Still, guests at the Porte de Versailles may be surprised at

A Dream of Italy: The Marquis Campana’s Collection


Tuesday 16 October 2018

Some of the most interesting, and most unique art exhibitions occur when two or more major players unite to collaborate on a vast project. Major galleries and organisations combine talents and resources for a never-before-seen spectacle of art. That