Posts Tagged ‘ Musée Guimet ’

Letter from France: December 2017

Dec 17th, 2017 | By

Frederic reminds us that fourteen exhibitions currently open in France end next month as museums and galleries prepare for their 2018 delights.



Letter from France: November 2017

Nov 19th, 2017 | By

Frederic updates us with some of the exhibitions that are running in France



Letter from France: October 2017

Oct 17th, 2017 | By

Frederic brings us up-to-date with what exhibitions are on in France during the next few months



Letter from France: December 2016

Dec 17th, 2016 | By
Lascaux wall carving

Lascaux IV opened two days ago. Frederic adds this to his list of “must-sees” in France at the moment.



Letter from France: March 2015

Mar 21st, 2015 | By

A new exhibition about the Tudors takes the unusual approach of showing how they influenced the romanticism of French writers, Frederic says in his latest Letter from France



Letter from France: February 2015

Feb 17th, 2015 | By

Frederic heralds the opening of the new, striking Musée des Confluences in Lyon which will attract visitors because of its design as well as updating us with what’s on in France at the moment.



Letter from France: January 2015

Jan 18th, 2015 | By
Picasso Museum

Frederic summarises some of the main exhibitions that are running throughout France this month and beyond.



Letter from France: December 2014

Dec 17th, 2014 | By

Frederic wraps up the main exhibitions running in France now and until the end of March 2015



Letter from France: August 2014

Aug 15th, 2014 | By
film festival at Deauville

Frederic rounds up the leading exhibitions in France as well as highlighting a few festivals that are starting next month.



Letter from France: May 2014

May 13th, 2014 | By

Frederic strays a little from museums to also include the Roman Games in Nimes and a coming wine tasting weekend in Tours.



Letter from France: April 2014

Apr 17th, 2014 | By

Frederic highlights special events in deauville and Nimes before providing us with a breakdown of what is and what is closing soon.



Letter from France – February 2014

Feb 17th, 2014 | By

Frederic trawls through the huge list of what’s on in France. For just a few weeks an Italian renaissance masterpiece, “Marriage of the Virgin” is avalaible to see at the italian Embassy in Paris.



Letter from France – January 2014

Jan 14th, 2014 | By

Frederic starts off the new year reminding us of some of the favourite exhibitions in France and then mentions the big one – Star Wars.



Letter from France – December 2013

Dec 17th, 2013 | By

Frederic provides his monthly update of what to see in France. Ad if yu are in Marseilles, don’t miss the lightshow at the Carrières de Lumières before it closes on the 5th of January



Letter from France: November 2013

Nov 14th, 2013 | By

Frederic provides a guide to some of the events and exhibitions occuring in France now and over the next couple of months.



Letter from France – October 2013

Oct 17th, 2013 | By

This month Frederic mixes three garden exhibitions with a reminder of how important and influential Art Deco was when it arrived in the 1920’s



Letter from France – March 2013

Mar 20th, 2013 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



Letter from France: October 2012

Oct 16th, 2012 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. As half-tern approaches Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



Tea at the Guimet, the heart of Asian Art in Europe

Sep 19th, 2012 | By

Starting from October 3rd, Paris will host an exhibition about that most British of subjects –tea. It is being held at the Musée Guimet. This exhibition alone, “Tea at Guimet,” is a good opportunity to enjoy a short break in Paris. With Eurostar offering some £59 return tickets to Paris during October, this new exhibition is timed to attract us Brits to travel there.