Lively Don Quixote Ballet Leaps onto the Parisian Scene
Don Quixote is a classic work of literature that has been reinterpreted in both theater, music and dance. One of the most popular interpretations is the ballet version of Don Quixote, especially in France, where this work is known as 'Don Quichotte...
Ride the Grande Roue Ferris Wheel at the Place de la Concorde
At the Place de la Concorde, winter is a magical time for many reasons. And one of the biggest reasons is the installation of the Grande Roue, French for 'big wheel,' right in this busy central square. The Place de la Concorde is the biggest squar..
A Paris Hair Adventure Awaits at the Quai Branly
In our modern society, hair plays an important role in helping individuals to identify themselves. What is surprising is that this has always been the case, even for ancient generations in a variety of different cultures. From now until July 14, 2..
Broken Hearts Are on Display at the 104 in Paris
Everyone knows that Paris has a reputation for being the City of Love. Now, a cultural center called Le 104 is paying tribute to the sadder side of love. The pain of being in a rel..
An Improvised Sculpture Revolutionizes the Hôtel de Ville
In the square of the Hôtel de Ville, an abstract sculptor has created an innovative work of art for all to enjoy. The sculptor, named Alain Kirili, has installed a never-before-se..
The World's Largest Dinosaurs Storm the Jardin des Plantes
From October 24, 2012 until May 13, 2013, giant dinosaurs will be invading France's National Museum of Natural History (Muséum N..
Celebrate Nuit Blanche in Style at a Parisian Fashion Center
At the Cité de la Mode et du Design (Center of Fashion and Design), the goal is to demonstrate the creative power and the importance of fashion across the world. Paris, which has a reputation for its collective sense of style, seems to be the perfec..
All That Glitters Is Van Cleef & Arpels at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs
From now until February 10, 2013, the world-renowned jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels is participating in a unique exhibition at the Musée des A..
A Surprising Show Moves Through the City
This Saturday, a free show will be held in the streets of Paris that is sure to thrill both inhabitants and visitors. The show is called 'Figures Libres' ('Free Forms'), and it is being performed on September 22, 2012 at 8:30 p.m. The unique part abo..
A Photographer's Vision of Bodies in Motion
At the National Library of France, known as the BNF, a new exhibition reveals a lively and animated world presented in a way that only photography could captur..