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Exhibitions to see right now in Paris

"Frida, beyond appearances" at the Palais Galliera The most anticipated exhibition of the season continues until March 5, 2023 at the Palais Galliera. "Frida, beyond appearances" celebrates the life of Frida Kahlo, the most famous Mexican artist. For the first time in France, you can admire 200 objects borrowed from Casa Azul, the house where Frida was born and raised. This exhibition will feature clothing, correspondence, accessories and other cosmetics, as well as ethnic dresses, pre-Hispanic gold and silver jewelry. Discover Frida Kahlo like you've never seen her before! This colorful exhibition reflects the personality of the Mexican artist. Where: Palais Galliera, 10 Avenue Pierre 1er de Serbia, 75116 Paris. When: From September 15, 2022 to March 5, 2023. Book now! – “Monet – Mitchell” at the Louis Vuitton Foundation The Louis Vuitton Foundation presents an exhibition that brings together the works of Claude Monet and Joan Mitchell. This immersive journey into the work of…

Our addresses for a weekend in Amsterdam

Amsterdam and its museums – a must visit! Amsterdam is a diverse city with a rich history. It's one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations, and it's easy to see why. With breathtaking green spaces, a pedestrianized city center to explore, and countless world-class museums to visit, Amsterdam offers something new and exciting at every turn. This magical city has developed a rich cultural heritage, represented in large part by its many museums. Guided tours of these places present collections rich in history whose value is immeasurable. For a romantic weekend, with friends or family, you will have a great time. Here are the top must-see museums in Amsterdam: – The Rijksmuseum The Rijksmuseum is the cultural heart of the country. Here you can admire the works of Rembrandt, Vermeer and other Dutch masters. But that's not all – the museum also includes a fabulous collection of furniture, murals and artifacts dating back to the Bronze Age. …

The (very) Parisian interview with Sarah Lavoine

Sarah Lavoine has established herself in a few years as a central figure in interior design in France. For Paris Select, she shared her best pleasure addresses in the capital…to be enjoyed without moderation! Sarah Lavoine, you are known for your faultless taste, your sense of color and light… what are the places where you find yourself comfortable, at ease, peaceful? What are your Parisian tips for our readers? ◊ A bar where to bask? Le Loulou, at the Museum of Decorative Arts. ◊ A restaurant to adopt? Lala cooks! The restaurant that I opened with my friend David Lahner in my flagship store on place des Victoires. ◊ A favorite market? The Raspail organic market, one of the rare organic markets in the capital (Sunday morning. Boulevard Raspail, between rue du Cherche-Midi and rue de Rennes, 75006), and also the Marché Président-Wilson. I go there for Joël Thiébault's vegetables, ultra-fresh fish and charcuterie. (Every Wednesday and Saturday. Avenue du President-Wilson, between rue Debrousse and place d'Iéna, 75016 Paris.) ◊ A spa where you can pamper yourself …

The exhibitions you may have missed in 2022

Schiaparelli at the Musée des Arts Déco, Edvard Munch at the Musée d'Orsay, Tintin at the Atelier des Lumières... A small anthology of exhibitions that you may have missed in 2022... and which end at the end of the month. Book your place now to be sure to go! – “Tintin, the immersive adventure” at L'Atelier des Lumières Are you an incorrigible fan of Tintin, Snowy, Captain Haddock or Professor Tournesol? This is an outing you should enjoy. Head to the Atelier des Lumières to discover "Tintin, the immersive adventure", an incredible exhibition imagined by Culturespaces and Moulinsart... From the 1st edition of Tintin in the Land of the Soviets in 1929 to more recent publications, this exhibition highlights the famous puff reporter. Young and old will be able to relive the many adventures of the character imagined by Hergé, who has never ceased to fascinate for more than a century. Come experience total immersion in the world of Tintin! Where: Atelier des Lumières, 38 rue Saint-Maur, 75011 Paris.When: From October 21 to January 22, 2023. I BOOK MY VISIT – “Monet – Mitchell” at the …

The 10 new must-see exhibitions in Paris at the start of 2023

The year 2023 will begin under the sign of art! From music with Gainsbourg to fashion with Paul Smith, via contemporary art or classical Italian painting, superb exhibitions will be on display all over Paris at the start of the year. Here is our selection of must-do cultural outings in Paris in early 2023. – “Serge Gainsbourg, Le mot exact” at the Public Information Library of the Center Pompidou Enigmatic and emblematic songwriter of his generation, Serge Gainsbourg was a talented lyricist , influenced by many authors, from Huysmans to Baudelaire… His music, and even the character of Gainsbarre himself, were strongly impregnated with various influences, between poetry and literature. The BPI of the Center Pompidou offers an exhibition on the singer's relationship to words. Manuscripts are revealed there for the first time, as well as a selection of works taken from the shelves of his personal library, rue de Verneuil. Public information library, Place Georges-Pompidou, 75004 Paris. From January 25 to May 8. FREE ADMISSION WITHOUT RESERVATION – “Picasso Celebration, the …

What theater plays are you seeing in Paris right now?

What makes Paris unique is undoubtedly its culture. The city is renowned for its historical monuments, architecture and museums. But the beauty of Paris is not limited to that, it is also home to a rich and varied artistic scene. Many theaters in the capital offer a wide range of performances ranging from classical to modern. They offer visitors unforgettable and immersive experiences through their performances on the biggest French stages. From the Théâtre National Populaire to the Odéon-Théâtre de l'Europe via the Théâtre Mogador, there is a play for everyone in Paris. The world of theater develops steadily to offer an ever greater variety to spectators, all rich in color and culture. Here is an anthology of new releases and successful pieces that go into overtime. – PLAYS THAT PLAY THE EXTENSION ZOLA THE INFREQUENTABLE The confrontation between Emile Zola and Léon Daudet which led to the article “J'accuse”. *Where is it ? At the Théâtre de la Contrescarpe. *When is it? Until May 5, from…

Must-see exhibitions this winter

This season, the cultural offer promises to be rich in exhibitions of all kinds. Here are the ones coming to their last days as well as the ones you absolutely must see this fall for a little shot of culture. – “Tintin, the immersive adventure” at L'Atelier des Lumières Are you an incorrigible fan of Tintin, Snowy, Captain Haddock or Professor Tournesol? This is an outing that you should enjoy. Head to the Atelier des Lumières to discover "Tintin, the immersive adventure", an incredible exhibition imagined by Culturespaces and Moulinsart... From the 1st edition of Tintin in the Land of the Soviets in 1929 to more recent publications, this exhibition highlights the famous puff reporter. Young and old will be able to relive the many adventures of the character imagined by Hergé, who has never ceased to fascinate for more than a century. Come experience total immersion in the world of Tintin! Where: Atelier des Lumières, 38 rue Saint-Maur, 75011 Paris.When: From October 21 to January 22, 2023. I BOOK MY VISIT – “On the roads of Samarkand. Wonders of silk and gold” at the Institut du Monde Arabe From November 23, …