Tag Archives: Paris exhibitions

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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Fashion Mix: French Fashion, Foreign Designers at the Immigration Museum – Paris

December 9, 2014 through May 31, 2015 – Featuring a selection of iconic coats, dresses, hats and accessories spanning more than a century of creation, “Fashion Mix: French Fashion, Foreign Designers,” celebrates the contributions to the French fashion industry of immigrant artisans, craftsmen and designers. From Charles Frederick Worth to Elsa Schiaparelli, Cristobal Balenciaga to […]

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Paul Durand-Ruel: The Gamble on the Impressionists at the Luxembourg Museum – Paris

October 9, 2014 through February 8, 2015 – This is the first museum exhibition ever dedicated to Paul Durand-Ruel (1831-1922), a major figure in the development of Impressionism, who as one of the world’s greatest art dealers during the latter half of the nineteenth century discovered, promoted and passionately supported the great Impressionist painters when practically […]

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Splendors of the Han at the Guimet Museum – Paris

October 22, 2014 through March 1, 2015 – In honor of the fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and France, “Splendors of the Han: The Development of the Celestial Empire,” presents the remarkable opportunity to view 200 works created during the Han Empire (200 B.C. through 200 A.D.) including 68 examples which […]

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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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Perugino: Master of Raphael at the Jacquemart-André Museum – Paris

September 12, 2014 through January 19, 2015 – Gathering together 50 important works of Italian Renaissance art painted by both Perugino and Raphael, including masterpieces on loan from the Louvre, the Uffizi, the Galleria dell’Accademia in Florence and the Vatican Museums to name but a few, this remarkable exhibit highlights in particular the central role played […]

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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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Sonia Delaunay at the Museum of Modern Art – Paris

October 17, 2014 through February 22, 2015 – For, “The Colors of Abstraction,” the first major Sonia Delaunay retrospective in Paris since 1967, MAM brings together 400 works including paintings, prints, textiles, decorative objects and couture garments as well as three remarkable total environments created by the artist which have been faithfully reconstructed for the […]

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Impression, Sunrise: The True Story of Monet’s Masterpiece at the Marmottan Museum – Paris

September 18, 2014 through January 18, 2015 – Exploring the iconography and true history of the Claude Monet painting, “Impression, Sunrise,” (1872) the flagship work in the Marmottan Museum’s collection and  the painting which gave the Impressionist movement its name, this exhibition marks the 140th  anniversary of the first Impressionist exhibit presented in Paris in […]

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The 50s: Fashion in France at the Museum of Fashion – Paris

July 12, 2014 through November 2, 2014 – Featuring 100 exquisite garments and accessories designed by the most famous couturiers of the 1950s from Balenciaga, Chanel and Schiaparelli to Cardin, Dior and Givenchy, The 50s: Fashion in France, 1947-1957, celebrates the golden age of French haute couture when Paris reemerged as the fashion capital of the […]

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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 […]