Art and Culture

Picasso and the Masters exhibition at the Grand Palais
2nd September 2008

It's going to be the crowd-puller of the season: the Picasso Museum, the Musée d'Orsay and the Louvre are all...

2008 Heritage Days in Paris
1st September 2008

On 20th and 21st September 2008, gain entrance to a host of otherwise closed buildings and sample their private, hidden...

The 7th Silhouette short film festival
28th August 2008

An interesting concept of concerts followed by short films... in one of Paris' loveliest parks! (more…)

Le 104 – a huge new complex for the arts in Paris
27th August 2008

In a huge space, converted and extended 10 years after it closure as the Paris municipal undertakers buildings, the opening...

Jeff Koons exhibition in Versailles – kitsch meets baroque meets excess… and 90,000 plants
26th August 2008

Giant, shiny, flowery, Michael Jackson-y... stuff. Seventeen of Jeff Koons' works from 1980 to today are being shown in Versailles....

A Klimt exhibition in Paris that most might miss…
21st August 2008

Not a big scale exhibition, but 25 drawings by the famous Austrian artist is a tiny event nonetheless. A different...

Zen & bling – two new exhibitions at Bagatelle
19th August 2008

Crystal from Baccarat and Lalique, and photography from Japan, for your viewing pleasure in the spectacular surroundings of the Bagatelle...

2008 Villette Jazz Festival in September – impressive and diverse line-up
18th August 2008

Forget the soft trad jazz of some of Paris' cheesier jazz clubs; this festival isn't afraid to make bold, refreshing...

2nd edition of the "Festival des Ideo"
12th August 2008

With a 'travel' theme, this slightly odd festival (at an odd time of year) has a a slightly odd setting...

Flamenco exhibition at the Petit Palais
7th July 2008

Spanish Nights. Flamenco, avant-garde and popular culture, 1865-1936 will be showcasing flamenco all summer at the Petit Palais. Olé !Julio...