Irving Penn at the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées

Irving Penn at the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées

From September 21st, 2017, until January 29th, 2018, a major retrospective of the great 20th-century American icon of photography, Irving Penn, is held at the Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, on the occasion of the centenary of his birth.

Organized by the Réunion des musées nationaux– Grand Palais and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (MoMA), New York, in collaboration with The Irving Penn Foundation, this unparalleled exhibition features a collection of rare and amazing works realized by the artist during his 70-year career.

It displays not only photographs but also many drawings and paintings made by Penn and that reveal much about his style and taste.

Photographs of popular figures like Pablo Picasso, Audrey Hepburn, and Alfred Hitchcock are among the pieces showcased. If you're séjourning at one of our Grands Hotel Parisiens http://www.lesgrandshotelsparisiens.com/, consider visiting the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées. More than 240 breathtaking works await you!