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Game, videogames through time exhibition
at the Espace Fondation EDF
1st March – 27th August 2017

Art and Culture

The Espace Fondation EDF, just a few minutes from our hotels, presents a new exhibition about the evolution of videogames, with sixty games on show, half of which you can even play!

Lara Croft, Pac-ManGeralt of Rivia and many more game heroes await you. And it’s free!

Here’s all the info.
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Barbie at the Museum of Decorative Arts
10th March- 18th September 2016

Art and Culture, newsletter - eng

The most popular doll of the 20th century (and probably the 21st) is becoming the subject of an exhibition in a French museum for the first time. The Musée des Arts Décoratifs has 700 dolls to show you over 1,500m², and a lot of art that she inspired.

Here’s all the info.

Exposition Barbie au Musée des Arts Décoratifs du 10 mars au 18 septembre 2016

© Mattel

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Colette Carnaval in the Tuileries Garden
on 10th & 11th March 2012

A Parisian experience

The most hyped boutique in the world, nay the universe, celebrates its 15-year anniversary with a tiny, tiny party. And over 100 sponsors. Seriously.

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The 2012 Paris Agriculture Show at Porte de Versailles
from 25th February – 4th March 2012

Trade fairs in Paris

With over 1,100 stands and 4,600 animals to see, this event can be pretty daunting, but the 49th edition of the agriculture show does its best to make visiting more manageable by organising itself into four themes, and proposing eight different routes to see the things that will interest you most…

photo by arbyreed used under cc licence

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Exhibition France in relief in the nave of the Grand Palais from 18th January – 17th February 2012

Art and Culture

Sounds like an odd idea, but the more you read about it, the more interesting it gets!

© RMN - Stéphane Maréchalle / René-Gabriel Ojéda

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Xmas craziness at the Parc Floral de Paris
until 8th January 2012

Christmas 2016 in Paris, Unusual Paris

So who had the bonkers idea of dressing up Xmas trees as Asterix, Shrek and The Simpsons? The Paris Scool of Florists, that’s who!

photo : Madeline Florance

photos: Madeline Florance. Click an image to see the original blog post on paris.fr

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The Xmas 2011 window displays at Le Bon Marché

Christmas 2016 in Paris

Sometimes, less is more, and Le Bon Marché has eschewed toy-filled windows of puppets and rock music for an altogether classier approach – an education bu fun sound and light show that tells a sweet story about the stars. Magical ! (lire la suite / continue reading)

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The Xmas 2011 window displays at Printemps

Christmas 2016 in Paris

Le Printemps isn’t going to let its neighbour Galeries Lafayette win the battle of the Xmas displays, oh no! With GL going all out for rock and fashion, le Printemps takes a more sedate and classy path with its Rêves d’Evasion theme othcestrated by Karl Lagerfeld, sponsored by Chanel and inaugurated by Mrs. Johnny Depp, Vanessa Paradis (and her giant cheekbones!)

Photos: JasonW

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The Xmas 2011 window displays at Galeries Lafayette

Christmas 2016 in Paris

We made out annual pilgrimage – as many do – to see the famous animated window displays in the department stores near Opera. At les Galeries Lafayette, they’ve gone for a fashion-slash-rock concept, but is it any good? Come see our photos and film…

photos by JasonW

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First edition of Mini Vintage, a vintage fair for kids’ toys etc. at the Bastille Design Center, 10th December 2011

Our favourite things

An interesting concept in an interesting venue we haven’t seen yet. We are so there!

Photo by amy_b used under cc licence

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