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Oceans at the Muséum national d’Histoire Naturelle


Wednesday 13 March 2019

It is far too easy to take our oceans for granted. In fact, that is something that has led to the demise and devastation of many marine ecosystems. Man’s disregard and ignorance about the natural world beneath the waves have led to a terrible relationshi

Monet-Auburtin at Musee des Impressionnimes Giverny


Friday 08 March 2019

Jean Francis Auburtin isn’t as famous as some of his contemporaries, such as Monet, but there is no doubt that he tried to emulate and learn from them over his lifetime. He followed in the footsteps of Monet, painting the landscapes around Belle-Îl

Engraving for the King at the Louvre Museum


Tuesday 05 March 2019

The art of engraving is one that many of us don’t fully appreciate. We can see the final results and images in some art exhibitions, but we rarely get to see anything regarding the processes. This is all about to change with a new exhibition at the Louvr

Paris Art Fair at Porte de Versailles


Saturday 23 February 2019

The Paris Art Fair is back again this year at the Parc des Expos, Porte de Versailles, from 11 to 14 April.

The Courtauld Collection : A Vision for Impressionism


Wednesday 13 February 2019

The Courtauld Collection in London is one of the under-rated gems of the British capital. Visitors to the city flock to either of the famous Tate Galleries, or to the prized collection of the National Gallery. However, the more casual tourist may not

Top Things To Do On Valentine's Day In Paris


Sunday 10 February 2019

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and Paris’ finest attractions and establishments are already making preparations. The theatres, opera houses, museums and much more are out to prove that they are the perfect place to take a date. Here are

Le Mondial du Tatouage 2019


Monday 28 January 2019

In recent years, tattoo art has come into its own as a legitimate art form. Tattoo artists are revered for the way that they can create vivid, expressive pieces on their subject's skin. The techniques and colours have come a long way since the ba

Star Wars: Les fans contre-attaquent


Monday 21 January 2019

When Star Wars fans hear about the chance to see the best private collection of Star Wars items in Europe (possibly in the world) they may not expect this. 

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