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Félix Vallotton : Fire Beneath the Ice exhibition at the Grand Palais until 20th January 2014

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The first Parisian retrospective for Félix Vallotton‘s work since 1979, arranged both thematically and chronologically, spanning the artist’s 43-year career.

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The mechanics of underwear, an indiscrete story of the silhouette exhibition at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs until 24th November 2013

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Now there’s an understated title if ever we heard one. If you want to know everything about how silhouettes have been sculpted by underwear since the 14th century, now’s your chance!

From buffed up booty to perfectly pert pectorals, the art of hiding some things and showing off others is uncovered in depth. Scandalous! Here’s all the details…

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Tea With Nefertiti exhibition at the
Institut du Monde Arabe until 8th September 2013

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Created by the Arab Museum of Modern Art in Doha, this exhibitions encourages you to be more critical about the presentation and formation of a collection of art, by exploring the complex relations that exist between the works, the artists and the institutions showing them…

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Oscar Niemeyer / Brasília exhibition at the French Communist Part headquarters until 15th June 2013

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The venue might sound strange, but you’d be wrong to miss this exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Brazilian capital (erm, three years few years late) and the extraordinary architecture of Oscar Niemeyer (who died last December aged 104 ans), especially as the venue is also one of Niemeyer’s masterpieces…

Exposition Oscar Niemeyer / Brasilia au siège du Parti communiste français jusqu'au 15 juin 2013

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Art nouveau and Tamara de Lempicka – two exhibitions at the Pinacothèque until 8th September 2013

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Two exhibitions for two styles and two eras – a retrospective of Art nouveau français (la première à Paris depuis 1960, d’après les organisateurs) suivie par des toiles iconiques et Art déco de Tamara de Lempicka.

l'Art nouveau et Tamara de Lempicka - deux expositions à la Pinacothèque jusqu'au 8 septembre 2013

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Treasure of the Holy Sepulchre exhibition in Versailles until 14th July 2013

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Gifts from European royal courts to Jerusalem – 250 masterpieces sent to the basilica of the Holy Sepulchre of Jérusalem by the major European sovereigns, currently being shown in the chateau’s newly-restored Hall of Crusades.

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Ron Mueck at the Fondation Cartier
from 16th April – 27th October 2013

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The hyperrealist and slightly unsettling sculptures of Ron Mueck return to the Fondation Cartier for the first time since 2005, with a selection of recent work and three unseen pieces.Ron Mueck à la Fondation Cartier du 16 avril au 29 septembre 2013 (lire la suite / continue reading)

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Gobelins by Nature exhibition at the
Galerie des Gobelins until 9th January 2014

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Now there’s a subject you don’t encounter every day – the use and representation of flora and fauna in tapestrywork, from the 16th – 21st century.

The Galerie des Gobelins – that we visited for you when it opened back in 2007 – presents this new, surprising exhibition…

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Keith Haring – The Political Line
at the Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris
from 19th April – 18th August 2013

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A massive retrospective of one of the most important pop and street artists of the 20th century, with more large-scale works on show at the 104 art space too!

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The enchanted world of Jacques Demy
at the Cinémathèque Française from 10th April – 4th August 2013

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If you don’t know the films of Jacques Demy (a number of which starred the lovely Catherine Deneuve), this exhibition at the la Cinémathèque will remedy that. Learn more about the classic, colourful style he took from Hollywood and made his own! (lire la suite / continue reading)

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