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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… ...

Art Paris Art Fair 2018

From 5 to 8 April 2018, the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées Paris will be dedicating the large space under its coupole to host the 20th edition of the large annual art fair : Art Paris Art Fair 2018.  More than 140 galleries designed to exhibit works of modern and contemporary art will offer visitors an opportunity to explore the history of art from the post-war to present day, both in and outside Europe, something that makes this event even more interesting. Following Africa being the guest o… ...

How to Become Parisian in One Hour?

Until December 31st, 2017, the Théatre des Nouveautés will be hosting “How to Become Parisian in One Hour?”, a one-man show organized and performed by the young French comic Olivier Giraud. Giraud studied at the École Grégoire-Ferrandi, in Paris. In 2001, he moved from Paris to the United States where he became a waiter and then a maître d’hôtel at a 5-star hotel, in Palm Beach, Florida. Seven year after that, he returned to his natal country, France, and became a comedian. He wrote this show w… ...

Wild Souls. Symbolism in the Baltic States

When we think of European masters and masterpieces, the mind immediately turns to the French, Dutch and Italians that still resonate with the Western world. Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania are much further down the list. That is something Rodolphe Rapetti, general curator for Heritage at the Musée d'Orsay wants to change. The exhibition "Wild Souls. Symbolism in the Baltic States" at Musée d'Orsay brings a new light on this region. The museum will exhibit a series of works from important artists… ...


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