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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

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.