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Gauguin the Alchemist

Gauguin,

From October 11, 2017 until January 22, 2018, the prominent French post-Impressionist artist Paul Gauguin (1848–1903) is the center of focus at the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées Paris. Aiming at exploring the journey of the artist and highlighting his remarkable ability to cross the boundaries of art media, the display covers a large and diverse selection of more than 200 pieces that will definitely fascinate you. It is the first of its kind in Paris to provide such an in-depth study of the i… ...

I Feel Blue by Dior at the Galerie des Galeries

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Dior, the Galerie des Galeries cultural space displays an exclusive collection of outfits that encompasses twelve wonderful navy-blue pieces designed by the outstanding French fashion designer Christian Dior (1905-1957). Belonging to the archives of the internationally-known fashion house, Dior, the collection on show allows visitors to see the great fondness of this grand couturier with the navy-blue color, which he considers identical in its characteristic… ...

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… ...

Irving Penn at the Grand Palais

Irving Penn

From September 21st, 2017, until January 29th, 2018, the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées is home to a major retrospective of the great American icon of photography, Irving Penn. Organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and The Réunion des musées nationaux– Grand Palais, in collaboration with The Irving Penn Foundation, this interesting exhibition covers an important selection of some 240 rare pieces, varying from photographs to drawings and paintings. Visiting this exhibition wil… ...


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