Simple Shapes at Centre Pompidou-Metz

Our art critic reviews a thought-provoking new exhibition.

Louvre, Versailles and Musée d’Orsay Will Soon Be Open Every Day

France’s new Culture Minister Fleur Pellerin is taking a bold step for 2015. As announced this week by the Ministry, three of France’s best-loved sites—the Louvre, the Musée d’Orsay, and the Palace of Versailles—will...

French Bobo Fashions for Fall: A New Look from Long Ago

There's a dress shop in the village square of my adopted home in France (Uzès) where finding what's new in fall fashions takes you back a century or two. A visit to the store...

Don’t Miss the Grandes Eaux Nocturnes at Versailles

The final show of the season will take place this weekend.

Reviewed: Peter Turnley’s Photography Workshop in Paris

A week-long course with the acclaimed photographer will change how you view the world.

Brassaï: Paris by Night

A beautiful new edition of Brassaï’s classic book of urban photography, Paris by Night, shows both the bright and dark sides of Paris as seen through the eyes of a talented young artist who...

New York: Denis Darzacq’s “Hyper”

French photographer Denis Darzacq combines inspiration from modern techniques in photo technology, such as a super-fast shutter speed, with a splash of brightness from an unusual locale to create Hyper. The bold lighting and...