Party Under Construction!
Soon, a new restaurant will open in the contemporary museum the Palais de Tokyo. With a location right near the Eiffel Tower, the restaurant's outdoor terrace will be a perfect spot to have dinner with a view of this iconic Parisian monument. However..
Parisians Enjoy the Jazzy Sounds of Summer in the Park
The Paris Jazz Festival is an annual event that is held every summer. The festival gives participants the chance to hear great jazz music in a beautif..
Hip Parisian Gallery Presents a Creative Art Alchemist
Vik Muniz is known in the art world for being an alchemist. Not only does he use ketchup, jam and chocolate as paint, he also incorporates solid objects such as thread, dust, toys, sugar and puzzle pieces to create curiously unique works of modern ar..
Controversial Crumb Takes on Modern Art in Paris
Until August 19, 2012, the Musée d'art moderne de Paris (Museum of Modern Art of Paris, also known as the MAM) is presenting a retrospective of one of the m..
Formal Tradition or Modern Creativity — A Dinner Dilemma Solved
Nothing is more French than sitting in a nice brasserie with a lovely meal in front of you and a glass of wine in your hand. This is something that both tourists and native Parisians cannot get enough of, and there are a number of restaurants and bra..
Dine in the Dark at This Exciting Parisian Restaurant
A truly one-of-a-kind adventure is waiting for you at a restaurant called Dans le Noir. The concept is fairly simple: this restaurant serve delicious, ..
The Maison Rouge Presents the Bright Neon Lights of the City
A flashy new exhibit has come to the Maison Rouge, displaying over 100 historical and never-before-seen neon pieces from the 1940s to today. The first neo..
Close Encounters of the Artistic Kind
The Palais de Tokyo, a Parisian museum entirely dedicated to contemporary art, has just grown from 8,000 to 22,000 square meters in size following a massive renovation. The renovation, overseen by architects Anne Lacaton and Jean-Phi..
An Elegant Night Out at the Maison du Caviar
A quick jaunt from the Champs-Elysées will bring you to 1 rue Vernet, address of the prestigious Maison du Caviar, which has been an institution in Paris since 1956. This es..
A Stroke of Genius
Calligraphy, which could be described as the skillful creation of expressively rendered signs, is one of the most popular traditional art forms in Japan. From March 14 to May 14, 2012 the Guimet Museum is presenting a collection of J..