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How to Become Parisian in One Hour?

Until December 31st, 2017, the Théatre des Nouveautés will be hosting “How to Become Parisian in One Hour?”, a one-man show organized and performed by the young French comic Olivier Giraud. Giraud studied at the École Grégoire-Ferrandi, in Paris. In 2001, he moved from Paris to the United States where he became a waiter and then a maître d’hôtel at a 5-star hotel, in Palm Beach, Florida. Seven year after that, he returned to his natal country, France, and became a comedian. He wrote this show w… ...

Irving Penn at the Grand Palais

Irving Penn

From September 21st, 2017, until January 29th, 2018, the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées is home to a major retrospective of the great American icon of photography, Irving Penn. Organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and The Réunion des musées nationaux– Grand Palais, in collaboration with The Irving Penn Foundation, this interesting exhibition covers an important selection of some 240 rare pieces, varying from photographs to drawings and paintings. Visiting this exhibition wil… ...

Gauguin the Alchemist


From October 11, 2017 until January 22, 2018, the prominent French post-Impressionist artist Paul Gauguin (1848–1903) is the center of focus at the Grand Palais des Champs Elysées Paris. Aiming at exploring the journey of the artist and highlighting his remarkable ability to cross the boundaries of art media, the display covers a large and diverse selection of more than 200 pieces that will definitely fascinate you. It is the first of its kind in Paris to provide such an in-depth study of the i… ...

The abstract art of the 50s

Abstract Art

Nestled in Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, from February 5th through September 10th, 2018, the Espace Musées invites travelers flying from Hall M at Terminal 2E to discover twenty-one abstract artworks that belong to the Centre Pompidou, one of the most prestigious art institutions in Paris. Aiming at breaking away from reality in representing imagery in art, the concept of abstraction in art had a highly significant influence on many leading artists in Europe, especially in the 20th century, … ...

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