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The abstract art of the 50s

Abstract Art

Nestled in Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, from February 5th through September 10th, 2018, the Espace Musées invites travelers flying from Hall M at Terminal 2E to discover twenty-one abstract artworks that belong to the Centre Pompidou, one of the most prestigious art institutions in Paris. Aiming at breaking away from reality in representing imagery in art, the concept of abstraction in art had a highly significant influence on many leading artists in Europe, especially in the 20th century, … ...

Degas, Danse, Dessin. A Tribute to Degas with Paul Valéry

Being one of the most renowned artists who significantly contributed in shaping the history of art in France, Edgar Degas (1834-1917) is honored, until February 25th, 2018, at Musée d’Orsay, on the occasion of the centenary of his death. An exhibition showcasing some of his artworks and calling attention to the essay written by his friend, Paul Valéry (1871-1945), 20 years after his death, has been put on view since November 28th, 2017, offering the viewers a special opportunity to compare nume… ...

Margiela, les années Hermès

In a world where large conglomerates rule the fashion industry, the designer who takes the path less trodden and sets up his own shop often sticks out like a sore thumb. This was Martin Margiela's reality for the two decades he worked as a designer with his own Maison Martin Margiela label and subsequently with Hermes as its creative director. While many designers would be content with being taken in by a major label to catapult them into becoming household names, Margiela thrived on the fringe… ...

Fête des Tuileries 2018

Every summer Paris comes alive with the sounds of children laughing and hollering down slides and merry-go-rounds at the Jardin des Tuileries on the occasion of the Fête des Tuileries. Being the second largest in the city after La Foire du Trone, thanks to the diversity of attractions it offers and the strategic place it has, the funfair has been drawing Parisian families as well as tourists from throughout the world for over three decades until the present day. From the 6G modern merry-go-rou… ...


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