Tag Archives: Grand Palais

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier at the Grand Palais – Paris

April 1, 2015 through August 3, 2015 Displaying 140, extraordinary couture and ready-to-wear ensembles along with their accessories and design sketches created during an almost four-decade-long career, “The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk,” is the first retrospective devoted to the renowned, French designer. Indisputably one of the most […]

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Niki de Saint Phalle at the Grand Palais – Paris

September 17, 2014 through February 2, 2015 – In the highlight of the Parisian fall exhibition season, 200 works trace the career arc of Niki de Saint Phalle, France’s most celebrated, twentieth century, woman artist, renowned for her brightly painted outdoor sculptures such as those that famously adorn the Stravinsky Fountain adjacent the Centre Pompidou […]

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Hokusai at the Grand Palais – Paris

October 1, 2014 through January 18, 2015 – View 700 paintings and prints, including the iconic masterpieces, “’Great Wave off Kanagawa,” and “Fuji in Clear Weather,” from the set “Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji,” (1834) created by Katsushika Hokusai, the world’s most famous Japanese artist and among the greatest printmaker’s of all time. Renowned as […]

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Georges Braque at the Grand Palais – Paris

September 18, 2013 through January 6, 2014 – “Georges Braque at the Grand Palais,” is the first Parisian retrospective in forty years devoted to the revolutionary painter, engraver, sculptor, inventor of the collage, Cubist pioneer and one of the towering figures of twentieth century art. Following the full chronological arc of the artist’s career through […]

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Dynamo: A Century of Light and Movement in Art, 1913 – 2013 at the Grand Palais – Paris

April 10, 2013 through July 22, 2013  Dynamo: A Century of Light and Movement in Art, 1913-2013 at the Grand Palais is dedicated to contemporary artists who explore and utilize light, movement, space and structure in their vision and in their work and who encourage viewers to take an active role in their installations through a […]

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Bohemias at the Grand Palais – Paris

Bohemias at the Grand Palais – Paris

Featuring more than 500 objects including 180 paintings enhanced by outstanding loans from many of the world’s major art institutions, “Bohemias” celebrates the myth of La Vie Bohème or the Bohemian lifestyle. Through four centuries of art, literature, photography and music and 15 individual themes, the exhibition sheds light on a fascination with free thinking, […]

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Edward Hopper at the Grand Palais – Paris

The Grand Palais hosts the first major Parisian exhibition of the iconic works of American painter Edward Hopper. This extraordinary lifetime retrospective consisting of approximately 70 paintings, drawings, watercolors, sketches, illustrations and prints is divided chronologically into two main parts. The first section covers Hopper’s formative years from 1900 to 1924, comparing his work with […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]