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Baroque during the Enlightenment

Baroque during the Enlightenment

Until July 16, 2017, the Petit Palais art museum will be displaying “Baroque during the Enlightenment”, an exhibition that throws light on the 18th-century spectacular masterpieces of the churches of Paris. Covering an outstanding selection of fascinating religious paintings as well as sketches painted in the period between the Régence and the Revolution in France, the exhibition presents exceptional pieces by distinguished artists who marked that period such as Largillière, Restout, Lemoine, V… ...

Beyond Stars. The Mystical Landscape from Monet to Kandinsky

Beyond Stars. The Mystical Landscape from Monet to Kandinsky

“Beyond Stars. The Mystical Landscape from Monet to Kandinsky”, a new major exhibition that takes place at the Musée d’Orsay, from March 14 until June 25, 2017. It highlights some 100 landscape paintings created by celebrated European and North American painters during the late 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, calling attention to the aspect of spirituality and mysticism conveyed through these symbolic artworks. Featuring works by artists such as Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Go… ...

Eternal Sites: From Bamiyan to Palmyra

Eternal Sites

  In collaboration with the Musée du Louvre and Iconem, until January 09, 2017, the Grand Palais, will be staging “Eternal Sites: From Bamiyan to Palmyra”, an exhibition that gives prominence to some of the most extraordinary and significant archaeological sites in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.   The Bamiyan site, in Afghanistan ​ Best-known for holding the famous Buddhas of Bamiyan which were destroyed by the Taliban, in March 2001.   The ancient Assyrian capital of King Sargon II, in Ir… ...

Mozart’s Opera Buffa Così fan tutte at Palais Garnier, Paris

Così fan tutte

The Opera de Paris presents a new performance of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s popular opera buffa: Così fan tutte. The show will take place at Paris’ leading opera house Palais Garnier, from January 23rd until February 19th, 2017. Così fan tutte was written in Italian by the prolific Italian opera librettist who also wrote The Marriage of Figaro (1786) and Don Giovanni (1787), Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749 – 1838). It is composed of two acts and was performed for the first time on 26 January 1790 on the… ...

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