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Parcours Lumiere in Tours

Dec 1, 2018 - Nov 17, 2019

Who says son et lumière season has to end at the first whiff of daylight savings? Keen to prolong the fun, the city of Tours has unveiled France's first (as far as we can make out) year-round nightly light show: the Parcours Lumière.

Birthday Celebration: Gustave Courbet at the Musée Courbet in Ornans

January 1 - December 31

On the bicentenary of his birth, Courbet's native Ornans is poised to lift the veil on the provocateur behind the world's most reviled, and revered, painting. His artworks were  nothing if not controversial, L'Originie du Mondre is statement example.

Science Village at the City of Science and Industry in Paris

Jan 1, 2019 - Jan 1, 2020

This area is a unique space for actively experimenting and exploring offers a series of fun and educational activities divided into five thematic areas. The three major themes focus on the development of the child and their physical, cognitive and spatial skills. Image credit: S.Sonnet-EPPDCSI

Atelier des Lumières: Starry Night in Paris

February 22 - December 31

Blending eye-popping digital collages and projections of Van Gogh's key works, this exhibition is a spellbinding (and eminently snappable) journey into the star-crossed painter's pictorial world and incredible mind. Image credit: Atelier des Lumières

Viva da Vinci 2019 Anniversary

March 22 - December 31

In case you hadn't heard (unlikely with all the hullabaloo surrounding the anniversary), it's been 500 years since Leonardo da Vinci breathed his last at the Château du Clos Lucé in Amboise. And the Loire Valley town (and the rest of the region for that matter) is not about to let the milestone go by without a full year of events, concerts and light shows. Enter the Viva da Vinci! 2019 festival, an anniversary celebration of epic scale.  

Lille Eldorado

April 27 - December 1

Riding its 'European Capital of Culture' high, Lille is poised to seal its rep as a cultural gold mine with the lille3000 Eldorado festival. Borrowed from Mexican folklore and South America legend, Lille will treat locals and visitors to the Latin Fiesta of the decade.

Titanic: The Promise of Modernity at the Panorama XXL in Rouen

Jun 1, 2019 - May 1, 2020

Discover the Titanic like you've never seen it before! Come and discover the wreck of the most tragically famous boat of the twentieth century, at a depth of 3,800 metres beneath the sea.

Olivier Theyskens, in Praesentia at the Cité Dentelle Mode, Calais

Jun 15, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020

The Museum of Lace and Fashion marks its 10th anniversary by giving free reign to acclaimed Belgian designer Olivier Theyskens, once creative director for Rochas and Nina Ricci, to create an "unprecedented emotional experience" (the term for this is 'In praesentia') in which clothing takes centre stage.

7 Million! Soldiers who were prisoners in the Great War

June 26 - December 20

During the Great War, around 6.6 million soldiers were captured. What was life like for them? The Verdun Memorial presents a major exhibition with personal items, public archives and prisoners' own testimonies.

Art Nouveau at the National Gallery of Australia

July 1 - December 31

Art Nouveau took designs from the natural world and created flowing flora and fauna patterns. This fascinating exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia features lamps, posters and prints as examples of the endless decorative possibilities of the Art Nouveau style. Ongoing event. Image © National Gallery of Australia

Back Side, Fashion from Behind at the Musée Bourdelle in Paris

July 5 - November 17

From the floating trains favoured by courtiers to plunging backlines, 'Back Side' at the Musée Bourdelle explores fashion’s attempts to accentuate hips, contour silhouettes and bare shoulders over the centuries – all from behind!

The Art and times of the French Coachbuilders at the Mulin Automotive Museum in Oxnard, CA

August 20 - December 31

Elegantly-designed, handcrafted French cars from the 1930s are works of art on wheels. This fascinating exhibition at Mullin Automotive Museum takes a look under the hood, showcasing the beauty and artistry of France’s finest coachbuilders. Event ongoing.

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