Lille 3000 Eldorado: A Year-Long Cultural Extravaganza in the North of France

Once again, the city of Lille, nestled right at the northern tip of France near the Belgian border, is bracing itself for a year of culture with the return of Lille 3000. It all began...

Bührle Collection, Dufy, Homer and More: Exhibits to See Now in France

The art season is in full swing, so don't miss out! The Bührle Collection The Maillol Museum plays host to the Emil Bührle Collection, one of the most prestigious private collections in the world. Exhibited for...

To the Moon and Back at the Grand Palais in Paris

Fifty years since man first set foot on the moon, The Grand Palais will celebrate the milestone with a bumper exhibition, exploring our enduring fascination with the celestial body. Divided into five distinct sections, it...

Made in France: VERBREUIL Launches Line of Men’s Accessories

Fans of the Parisian haute maroquinerie house will be pleased to learn that VERBREUIL has launched a men's collection. Due to popular demand-- VERBREUIL received requests about men's accessories for years-- the maison recently...

5 Reasons to Visit Château Du Clos Lucé

In the heart of the Loire Valley in Amboise lies the Château du Clos Lucé, the last residence (from 1516 – 1519) of Leonardo da Vinci. Step inside and meet one of the greatest...

Black Models: Géricault to Matisse at the Orsay Museum

Many artists have immortalised black people in their work, often going against the typical representations of their respective periods. Taking a multi-disciplinary approach, the Musée d’Orsay's Black Models: From Géricault to Matisse explores the...

Read the Signs: Allée Sonia Rykiel in Paris

The iconic designer was immortalised in 2018 With her unmistakable hairstyle, Sonia Rykiel was a legend in France, an iconic fashion designer whose name was synonymous with knits, sequins and elongated silhouettes. Through her demodé philosophy,...

Painting the Night at Centre Pompidou Metz

The theme of night has been a constant focus for artists, whether it's a case of literally capturing images of the dark or exploring darkness as a representation of our subconscious, our fears –...

Rodin, Chagall, Michael: 5 Must-See Exhibits in France Right Now

Don’t miss these exhibitions in the capital and beyond. Arts correspondent Sylvia Davis picks five must-see expos. Michael Jackson: On the Wall The ‘King of Pop’ inspired artists such as Andy Warhol, Lorraine O’Grady and...

Berthe Morisot and Édouard Manet: Painters in Paris

Berthe Morisot, one of the great Impressionists, was also the muse of Édouard Manet. The two may even have been in love – at least until she married his brother. Hazel Smith investigates. At a...