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Monday, March 6 2017

Balenciaga loved the colour black

BalenciagaThe « Balenciaga, l’œuvre au noir » exhibition includes black Haute Couture pieces created by the Spanish fashion designer, amidst white sculptures, plasters and mouldings from the Musée Bourdelle in Paris.

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Monday, February 13 2017

Poliphilus & Polia, mangas in love by Nicolas Buffe at the Sèvres Manufactory

Nicolas Buffe at the Sevres ManufactoryThe Sèvres Manufactory inaugurates the exhibition Poliphilus & Polia, with numbered unique pieces designed by Nicolas Buffe: they represent the enigmatic inner path of Poliphilio searching for love, as described in the Venetian novel Poliphilo's Strife of Love in a Dream written in the 15th century.

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Monday, February 6 2017

Montfermeil, the princess and the fashion show supported by LVMH

Fashion show montfermeilThe Montfermeil fashion show “Cultures & Creations”, supported by LVMH since 2010, had the theme Philosophy in 2017: clothing creations of fourty different nationalities were presented, accompanied by poems told and music of the world.

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Sunday, January 29 2017

Jane Austen, a unique art of combining savoir-vivre with philosophy

Jane Austen 200Jane Austen wrote novels describing the landed gentry of the 18th Century with a unique way of combining a mastered savoir-vivre with philosophy. She will be celebrated in 2017, for the bicentenary of her death.

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Sunday, January 22 2017

Picasso exhibition at the Paris Charles-de-Gaulle airport

Picasso at the Paris Charles-de-Gaulle airportIn partnership with the Picasso museum in Paris, the Espace Musées of the Paris Charles-de-Gaulle airport produces an exhibition of works, created after the second world war, when Picasso took up residence on the Côte d'Azur.

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Sunday, January 15 2017

Riccardo Muti tells us about the Roads of Friendship

Riccardo Muti, the Roads of FriendshipRiccardo Muti himself was present at the press conference on the Ravenna Festival: he told us about the Roads of Friendship that he created in 1997.

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Wednesday, December 28 2016

Parties and entertainment at the Palace of Versailles

carriage at VersaillesKing Louis XIV gave a precept to the Dauphin as a guideline for his rule: « Entertain in order to govern ».

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Friday, October 28 2016

Jean Nouvel, the architect who makes design

chair for Ligne Roset by Jean Nouvel “I am not a designer, but an architect who makes design” says Jean Nouvel, who draws furniture since 1987.

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Wednesday, September 24 2014

“Exquisite pieces” at the EDF Foundation: The human body in the form of letters and objects

body-small.jpg"Exquisite pieces" is the right name for this exhibit, that so finely depicts the human body, both as a whole, as well as piece by piece through texts and common expressions, proverbs and colorful phrases, objects and sculptures, illustrations and photos.

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Tuesday, October 4 2011

Our Selection Committee: how it works

About the Selection Committee and how its chooses the establishments on our site…

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