To retrace the presence of a surrealist current in American art from the 30s to the 60s, the Vieille Charité in Marseille draws from 180 major works by more than 80 artists, lent by both museums and private collections.
The rich collection of British art of the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux is displayed in a dialogue with selected works on loan from the Musée du Louvre, as one of the events celebrating ‘British Year’.
A very international 2021 edition of the famed International Garden Festival at the Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire will welcome teams from over nine countries under the theme of ecology and biomimetics.
A major exhibition at the Musée du Luxembourg brings together over 70 works from 1780-1830 to highlight how the rising prominence of women in the world of fine arts was linked to the changing structure of the establishment and evolving tastes.
This exhibition at the Centre Pompidou-Metz presents a portrait of the spirit of Giuseppe Arcimboldo (1526-1593) through the eyes of other artists influenced by the master of the bizarre.
By popular request, the exhibition ‘Pharaoh, Osiris and the Mummy’ at the Musée Granet in Aix-en-Provence has been extended to allow the public to discover this extraordinary event throughout this summer. From the intriguing hieroglyphs to the fascinating deities with human bodies and animal heads, the story of a people and their myths emerges from the mists of time.
This hidden gem in Brittany offers an opportunity to learn more about this ancient métier, its history and perils, and the critical challenges it faces today. What makes the museum even more special is a visit to the chalutier, a fishing trawler on the dockside, where you can get a real insight into the harsh life of a fishing crew. (Reopening as soon as conditions permit)
Kilomètre25 is the name of the trendy and decontracté 2,300sqm cultural space under the Paris ring road in the 19th, bordering the Canal de l’Ourcq. A all-in-one hub for fitness, performances, arts, shopping… where you can grab a bite from a food truck while vibing to live DJ sessions? facebook.com/Kilometre25
As if we needed an added excuse to visit Brittany, on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the death of Jean Puy, the museum of Pont-Aven presents an exhibition focused on the relationship between the artist and the prominent art dealer Ambroise Vollard, from 1905 to 1925.
Hosted at outdoor locations around the charming village of La Gacilly in Morbihan (Brittany), this photo festival made its debut in 2003 and has become a must for photo fans with a keen interest in nature and the planet’s future.
The new Centre de la Photographie de Mougins is dedicated to supporting the creative endeavours of French and foreign artists, both emerging and established, through production, exhibition, publications and residencies.
The big one: the whole town goes photo-crazy with major expos of classic and contemporary photography in public spaces and galleries. All this plus the chance to explore one of France’s most beautiful cities.