September sounds the death knell for the holidays, the way to the office for some, the return to school for others... But not only! This season, the new cultural season promises to be rich in exhibitions of all kinds. Here are the ones you absolutely must see this fall for a little culture shot.
« Paris-Athens, Birth of modern Greece 1675 ‐ 1919 »
At the Louvre
Le Louvre Museum offers a magnificent jump in time through a trip from Paris to Athens, discovering the Modern Greece… A fascinating exhibition that celebrates the bicentenary of theindependence of the Greece… This retrospective brings together a large number of works combining paintings, sculptures, photographs, archeology and other costumes… So many elements reflecting the identity of this country with such a rich culture…Read the full article here .
Or : Louvre Museum, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris.
When : From September 30, 2021 to February 7, 2022.
'Henri Cartier-Bresson – See Paris again'
at the Carnavalet Museum
Within its walls, the oldest museum in Paris houses drawings, prints, posters, photographs, objects of history and memory and other heritage archive collections retracing the history of the capital, from prehistory to the present day… For its very first inaugural exhibition, the museum is associated with the foundation Henri Cartier-Bresson and will feature never-before-seen prints and audiovisual recordings of the founder of the Magnum agency who immortalized Paris in the XNUMXth century…Read the full article here.
Or : Carnavalet Museum, 16 Rue des Francs Bourgeois 75003 Paris.
When : From June 15 to October 31, 2021.
“Thierry Mugler: Couturissime”
at the Museum of Decorative Arts
After a resounding success at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the exhibition " Thierry Mugler: Couturissime » arrives in Paris, at the Museum of Decorative Arts. It's extraordinary creativity and the mystical universe from the couturier Thierry Mugler which will be highlighted through this exhibition. We then rediscover her haute couture fashion shows, her recognizable silhouettes, her sublime photos or even her shows... Read the full article here.
Or : Museum of Decorative Arts, 107 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris.
When : From September 30, 2021 to April 24, 2022.
« Vogue Paris 1920-2020 »
at the Palais Galliera
Founded by Condé Nast en 1920, Vogue Paris today represents theone of the oldest fashion magazines still edited. To celebrate its 100th anniversary with great fanfare, the Galliera Palace devotes a fascinating retrospective to him, to be admired from October 2nd. Photographs, illustrations, old magazines, films and other documents... In total, visitors will discover nearly 400 works from the magazine's archives. The perfect exhibition for fashion lover ! Read the full article here.
Or : Palais Galliera, 10, avenue Pierre-Ier-de-Serbie, 75116 Paris.
When : From October 2, 2021 to January 20, 2022.
« The Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped »
by the artist Christo
In September 2020, i.e. 35 years after the packaging of the Pont-Neuf, Christo Vladimiroff Javacheff wanted to repeat the experience in Paris, this time with another emblematic monument of the capital : the Arc de Triomphe. Only, because of the health crisis, this monumental performance had to be postponed... Despite the brutal death of the Bulgarian artist in May 2020, his work will be maintained as posthumous, thanks to his nephew and the collaboration with the Center Pompidou and the Center des Monuments Nationaux. Thus, from the September 18th, you can admire the Arc de Triomphe under 25 m000 of a recycled fabric in polypropylene with silvery and bluish shades, surrounded by 7 kilometers of red rope. Learn more about this achievement here.
An event not to be missed !
Or : Place Charles de Gaulle, 75008 Paris.
When : From September 18 to October 3, 2021.
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