Art and Culture

Claudine Nougaret, dégager l’écoute exhibition at the BNF, 14th January – 15th March 2020
6th January 2020

Francophiles may know Raymond Depardon for his photographi work, but perhaps a little less for the documentaries he's been making...

Soulages at the Louvre exhibition, 11th December 2019 – 9th March 2020
11th December 2019

The 100th birthday of artist-slash-behemoth Pierre Soulages - who still creates - are being celebrated at the Louvre with a...

Mary Russell Entre Nous exhibition at the Galerie du Passage until 21st December 2019
4th December 2019

La Galerie du Passage, in the beautifully-preserved passage Véro-Dodat (here) has a new exhibition of photos of celebrities from the...

‘A Night in the Pantheon’, 4th December 2019 – 29th January 2020
2nd December 2019

La Nuit au Panthéon is back for its fourth season, which lasts just seven nights! It's your chance to gain...

Joris-Karl Huysmans – Art Critic exhibition at the Musée d’Orsay until 1st March 2020
29th November 2019

It seems like art collectors like Félix Fénéon and art critics like Joris-Karl Huysmans are now as famous as the...

The Post Office Museum reopens
28th November 2019

You probably didn't know that Paris has a museum all about the postal service, and you may well think that...

We visit the d’Ennery Museum
27th November 2019

Paris has some amazing museums, most of them pretty famous, but here's one that's still almost secret. The d'Ennery Museum,...

Pierre & Gilles exhibition at the Paris Philharmonic until 23rd February 2020
25th November 2019

Since 1976, Pierre et Gilles have been manufacturing images with their very own particular look, a hyper-saturated and kitsch world...

Illuminated Ocean at the Jardin des Plantes, 18th November 2019 – 19th January 2020
18th November 2019

After nearly 370,000 visitors last year, the giant illuminated animals (made like Chinese lanterns) are back at the Jardin des...

Turn It Up! music festival in Paris public libraries, 14th November – 14th December 2019
15th November 2019

Now here's an unusual concept - using the Paris public libraries as venues for a festival of concerts. The event...