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October 15, 2019
August 09, 2020
Step into a spy’s shoes

PARIS The playful exhibition «Spy» takes you on the footsteps of an agent of the French secret service who gets 48 hours to deliver details about a foreign nuclear test to the President of the Republic. It provides a better understanding of scientific methods such as sound and satellite picture analysis or cryptography and protocols to observe in these top-secret missions. In addition fourteen intelligence agents agreed to be interviewed for this exhibition and give insights into their job. Visitors also learn about the background to six contemporary spy cases such as the cyberattack against TV5 Monde on April 10, 2015 or the poisoning of Serguei Skripal on March 4, 2018. Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie. 30 Avenue Corentin Cariou, 75019 Paris. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm, till 7pm on Sunday. Admission : €12 / €9. Information :
www.cite-sciences.fr
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May 16, 2020
November 01, 2020
International Garden Festival

LOIRE VALLEY Held since 1992, this event features gardens created by landscapers and designers from all over the world whose projects have been selected by a jury. Having as theme “Return to Mother Earth”, this edition presents twenty-seven gardens combining harmoniously imagination, originality, poetry and nature. Domaine de Chaumont-sur-Loire. Open every day from 10am to 8pm till August 31st, till 7.30pm in September and till 7pm in October. Admission : €19 / €12, €6 for children under 12. Information : 0254209922
www.domaine-chaumont.fr
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May 26, 2020
January 11, 2021
Paintings and watercolours by Turner

PARIS. Organised in collaboration with the Tate Britain, this exhibition presents sixty watercolours and ten oil paintings by Turner, some of which have never been exhibited in France, and the chronological display enables visitors to discover every phase of his career et the evolution of his style. Many of these works come from Turner’s own collection that was bequeathed to the British State after his death and comprised oil paintings, unfinished studies, sketches, watercolours and drawings. Musée Jacquemart André. 158 boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris. Open every day from 10am to 7pm, till 8.30pm on Monday. Booking required. Admission : €15 / €12. Information : 0145621159
www.musee-jacquemart-andre.com
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June 02, 2020
January 03, 2021
Cézanne and Italy

PARIS. Featuring some sixty masterpieces on loan from leading public and private collections around the world, the exhibition “Cezanne and the Master Painters. A dream of Italy” presents works by the French painter alongside canvases by Italian painters from the 16th to the 20th centuries. It highlights how works by Tintoretto, El Greco, Ribera and Giordano influenced Cézanne art but also how his own paintings influenced in return modern Italian painters such as Carra, Boccioni and Morandi. Musée Marmottant Monet. 2 rue Louis Boilly, 75016 Paris. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 11am to 7pm, till 9pm on Tuesday and Thursday. Booking recommended. Admission : €12 / €8.50. Information : 0144965033
www.marmottan.fr
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June 05, 2020
July 26, 2020
Young photographers

PARIS. A festival devoted to the young photographers, Circulation(s) presents the works of forty-five photographers from all over the world selected by a professional jury as well as works of photographers presented by the Persons Projects gallery from Berlin and the FAMU school from Prague. Free conferences, portfolio readings and screenings of short multimedia creations are also on the agenda. Centquatre. 5 rue Curial, 75019 Paris. Open Wednesday to Friday from 2pm to 7pm. Admission : €6 / €4. Information :
www.festival-circulations.com
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June 16, 2020
January 03, 2021
All about Louboutin

PARIS Of course, the exhibition “Christian Louboutin l’Exhibitioniste” presents a large selection of shoes by the famous designer, some of which have never been on display before. But, it also unveils his multiple sources of inspiration, travel, pop culture, literature, cinema, world cultures and so on as well as barely known collaborations with artists who are important to him such as director and photographer David Lynch, British designer duo Whitaker Malem, choreographer Blanca Li and Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi. Palais de la Porte Dorée. 293 avenue Daumesnil, 75012 Paris. Open Tuesday to Friday from 10am to 5.30pm, Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 7pm. Booking required. Admission : €12 / €9. Information : 0153595860
www.palais-portedoree.fr
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July 01, 2020
November 01, 2020
Photo exhibition at Epau abbey

SARTHE DEPARTMENT, NEAR LE MANS Having as theme “Itinerance”, the 9th edition of the “Saison Photographique de l’abbaye de l’Epau” highlights the works of five photographers whose pictures are on display in the park surrounding this Cistercian abbey. Among them are Nyani Quarmyne who depicts the daily life of the inhabitants of Totope, a Ghanaian village invaded by sand, Fausto Podavini who illustrates the consequences of a dam construction on the life of the tribes living in the Omo valley in Ethiopia and Emmanuel Sauvaitre, a night wildlife photography expert. Abbaye Royale de l’Epau. Route de Changé, 72530 Yvré-l’Evèque. Open every day except Tuesday from 10am to 7pm in July – August, Wednesday to Sunday from 11am to 6pm from September 1st to November 1st. Admission : 5.50 / €4. Information :
epau.sarthe.fr
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