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.
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.
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)
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.
Plattner’s big love was Impressionism, and he gave over 100 paintings from his private collection and foundation to grace the Museum Barberini. Claude Monet was his obvious favourite and he collected a total of 35 paintings, including ‘Haystacks’ and ‘Water Lilies’. No other venue outside of Paris has more works by Monet. But also enjoy Caillebotte, Renoir, Pissarro, Morisot and others who are the masters of Impressionism. Exhibition Ongoing
Working at the turn of the 20th century, Auguste Rodin broke the rules of classical sculpture to create an image of the human body that mirrored the ruptures, complexities and uncertainties of the modern age. This major exhibition is the first to focus on the importance of plaster in his work. Although Rodin is best known for his bronze and marble sculptures, he himself worked as a modeller, who captured movement in pliable materials such as clay and plaster.
The Musée de l’Orangerie presents an exhibition examining the impact of Chaïm Soutine, from the Paris School, on American abstract expressionist Willem de Kooning.
One of the most important private modern art collections in the world comes to the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris for a glimpse at seldom-seen masterpieces by Matisse, Bonnard, Picasso, Gaugin… too many to count!
In the heart of the Saint-Lazare district in Paris, a new multidisciplinary space for the arts aims to promote the young contemporary scene from France
An unexpected treat, by popular demand Banksy’s exhibition at the Lafayette-Drouot art and performance space in Paris has been extended until the end of the year. An immersive journey into one of the world’s best-known incognito artists brings together around 100 examples of his high-impact visual statements. Banksy has a special relationship with the city, having imprinted his poignant tribute to the victims of the 2015 attacks on the door of the Bataclan concert hall.