Art & Culture

The Museum of Romantic Life

January 17, 2018 / Art & Culture
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Obviously, when we listen or talk about Paris, a word “romance” appears sooner or later. No sense to argue about this, because about this city so many romantic novels, stories, poems and paintings were created, that a lot of other cities may only dream. And millions of tourists from different countries, who visited Paris, can confirm its status as one of the romantic capitals of the world.

There is a numerous number of bright places in the city, but there is and such one where the romance is in its name – the Museum of romantic life (Le Musée de la vie romantique). Today, this is one of three so-called literary museums in the French capital along with museums of Balzac and Hugo.

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Cabaret Lapin Agile – the keeper of Montmartre’s traditions

December 4, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Time runs forward inexorably and old amusements have being changed by new ones, “globalization” influences too. Nevertheless, authentic places with their inimitable charm as yet exist – and Paris could not be Paris without them.

One of such places is the cabaret Agile Rabbit (Lapin Agile) in Montmartre.

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Paris and art: what to see in November?

November 9, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Paris is attractive in any season of the year. It is the city with beautiful architecture, colorful cabarets, famous boutiques and shopping centers… However, perhaps, most importantly – Paris is constantly in the center of cultural life, because Paris is art… Art forever!

And November is not an exception. If you are already in Paris or are going to go there soon, you can visit very interesting and fascinating events.

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Yves Saint-Laurent: the master’s museum opened in Paris

October 13, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Yves Saint-Laurent is a great fashion designer, innovator and experimenter, and just a talented person. Even if you do not consider yourself a connoisseur of fashion, this name is probably familiar to you.

Thousands of articles and dozens of books have been written about him, films have been shot… and here in Paris, a museum was opened, where you can find the exhibits depicting the life and work of this famous master.

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Cinema-boom in France

September 22, 2017 / Art & Culture
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As one historical character said, “the most important art for us is cinematograph”. We are not going to argue, but note that Frenchmen concur in full measure and visit cinemas in mass.

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L’Aerosol art-project – Street art to the masses!

September 11, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Paris is considered one of the cultural centres of the world by right, and modern art is not alien to it a priori. And what is modern art without its city culture? Louvre, Pompidou Center – this is cool, of course, but will you find graffiti there? We want the street art to the masses! 🙂

And, Yep! Now you can enjoy graffiti and other displays of street art at L’Aerosol centre – a new art-project under the protection of the National railroads association (SNFC Immobilier) opened in a former cargo station in the 18th arrondissement of Paris.

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Nights at Les Invalides

July 31, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Whatever anybody may say, but the Frenchmen – talented and creative nation all the time inventing something new.

If you’ve been to Paris, you visited Les Invalides surely – a grandiose architectural complex built by the will of the king Louis IV. But have you watched a night musical and illuminated show?

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Christian Dior Fashion House: 70 Years History

July 11, 2017 / Art & Culture
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Christian Dior. Style, passion, brand, icon, fashion and worldwide glory… In 2017 the legendary Fashion House celebrates its 70. Just so many years passed since the moment when a couturier-beginner had founded his studio which was fated to become a trendsetter and a leader in the world fashion industry.

And as Paris and fashion are inseparable, the city pays tribute to the great master and his heritage. The Museum of Decorative Arts (Les Arts Décoratifs) offers residents and guests the French capital to visit the interesting exhibition dedicated to the famous brand.

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