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Grace and Elegance, Balenciaga exhibition at Musée Bourdelle, Paris

(EN) When Cristobal Balenciaga’s awesome black dresses fit among the majestic sculptures of Antoine Bourdelle, the effect is spectacular. The exhibition “Balenciaga, working  in black” organised by the Palais Galliera at Musee Bourdelle in Paris until 16 July 2017 is an additional proof that fashion is definitely an art and has its deserved place in […]

Icônes de l’Art Moderne, La Collection Chtchoukine, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, Février 2017

(English) The visit of the exhibition “Icons of Modern Art, the Shchukin collection” is, undoubtedly, an incredible lesson of painting which opens up to our eyes. Displayed until March 5, 2017 at Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris, this remarkable exhibition brings together a set of one hundred thirty-six chefs d’oeuvre among the most emblematic of […]

Magritte, La Trahison des Images – Janvier 2017

(EN) At the last minute, I finally managed to see the Rene Magritte exhibition « La Trahison des images » at the Centre Pompidou in Paris. For the past 4 months, the Museum has been virtually taken over by a huge number of brave visitors not scared by the rain and the icy cold or the endless […]

OLAFUR ELIASSON at Château de Versailles, October 2016

(EN) This year, it was Olafur Elliason’s turn to accept the invitation to the Palace of Versailles and amaze us with his beautiful artwork installed in the gardens and in the superb rooms of the castle.  Waterfalls, mirrors, lights, fog… the Danish- Icelandic artist has designed several poetic and brilliant artworks, a dreamlike universe perfectly […]

ELMGREEN & DRAGSET present La Galerie Perrotin at Grand Palais, Paris  

(EN) An original event yesterday at the Grand Palais :  The German artists Elmgreen & Dragset presented for one day only inside the beautiful Nef, the Galerie Perrotin’s art fair booth which will be showed at FIAC 2016.  The interesting project shows how small and alone the white booth seems to be here, in the […]

Monumenta 2016 – Empires by Huang Yong Ping, Grand Palais -Paris

English(French please scroll down ) Monumenta, the annual contemporary art exhibition organised at The Grand Palais, in Paris, presents Empires by Huang Yong Ping. The Chinese born artist created a spectacular installation, composed by eight mounds of colourful freight containers, a silver metal snake suspended from a crane and a bicorn hat set on an […]

FALL AND ART IN JARDIN DES TUILERIES

Fall is marvellous, colourful and melancholic. Obviously, Jardin de Tuileries is one of the most appropriate place in Paris to observe it and live the summer time nostalgia. And when the autumn beautiful landscape is mixed with some interesting pieces of contemporary art, the garden becomes an open air museum and it is absolutely essential […]