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Van Gogh, The starry night

December 6th, 2019

The new digital exhibition of the Atelier des Lumières offers an immersion in the paintings of Vincent van Gogh (1852-1890), ignored genius during his lifetime that has upset the painting. Marrying the entire space of the Atelier, this new visual and sound creation, traces the tormented life of the artist, who painted during the last 10 years of his life more than 2000 paintings today scattered throughout the world . Vincent Willem van Gogh was born on March 30, 1853

Charly Chaplin: the orchestra man

November 30th, 2019

Until January 26, 2020, Charlie Chaplin is honored in an exhibition both instructive and fun at the Philharmonie de Paris. Confronting Chaplin’s cinematic art with numerous works, machines, scores and manuscripts, this exhibition recreates all the “eloquence” of his genius, whose influence extends from the avant-gardes to popular culture. Scrutinizing all that, in her work, makes “noise”, and “speaks” to the eyes as well as to the ear, she shows how the search for a sonorous and musical expression catalyzes

Black Friday

November 22nd, 2019

The term “Black Friday”, used for the first time in the 1950s, originally refers to the day after Thanksgiving because the weekend is extended and roads are crowded with people. The denomination has since been adopted by American brands to mark the beginning of Christmas shopping. Many take advantage of this day to launch sales and news. Thus, the weekend of Black Friday has become the most lucrative of the year in the United States (67.6 billion dollars spent in

To Visit: Basilica of St Denis

November 18th, 2019

The cathedral basilica Saint-Denis is a Gothic church, located 5km north of Paris in the department of Seine Saint-Denis in the Ile-de-France region. Founded as an abbey, it has the status of cathedral since 1966. The former royal abbey of Saint Denis is associated with the history of the world of the Franks. The abbey church was called “basilica” since the Merovingian period like many other churches. It stands on the site of a Gallo-Roman cemetery, burial place of St.

Exposition Da Vinci

November 18th, 2019

The year 2019 marks the 500th death anniversary of the Rennaissance’s great Genius, Leonardo da Vinci. On this occasion, an exhibition is entirely dedicated to him in the Louvre. Leonardo da Vinci was born on April 15, 1452 in Vinci (Tuscany, Italy) and died on May 2, 1519 in Amboise (Touraine,FR). It is first as a painter that he is recognized. Two of his works, The Mona Lisa and The Last Supper, are world-famous paintings and his drawing of the

Hôtel Drouot, world’s oldest public auction institution

October 10th, 2019

Drouot is the oldest public auction institution in the world. Crossroads of the art market, an inexhaustible reservoir of paintings, furniture and objets d’art, from all periods and all values… Drouot is an ephemeral museum open to all. One can simply stroll in front of the showcases, consult the sales catalogs, but also approach the works and examine them, inquire about their estimate and especially acquire with emotion the object of their Dreams. 10 minutes walk from the hotel Opera