Considered a pioneer of the international street-art scene, his work is lauded as a brilliantly low-tech critique of the information era and the saturation of modern life by digital technology.
Singer and Songwriter
Ten years ago, the young Bretonne singer songwriter won the French version of American Idol. Praised for her rich voice and seductive gaze, she has just released her first album in the US
The globe-trotting opera director is something of a Renaissance man, staging plays, art exhibitions and a Wild West show.
A few years ago Karine Gambier decided it was time that asses’ milk staged a comeback.
Winner of two gold medals and one silver in the London Olympics, the 20-year-old swimmer led an impressive French team.
The author of La Délicatesse, now a film starring Audrey Tautou, is stunned by his novel's amazing success.
By the Book
Paris lost a cherished literary landmark when the Village Voice bookshop closed in July 2012.
Appointed head of the Château de Versailles last year, Catherine Pégard is gradually making her presence felt.
Literary critics have compared French author Emmanuel Carrère to writers from Stephen King to Truman Capote.
France’s anti-star architect is radically changing France’s museum landscape with his unique style.
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