Category Archives: happening now

The elements of life

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Bill Viola is without a doubt the most celebrated video art artist. From the amazing and unforgettable piece “The space between the teeth” from 1976 to his latest, dramatic and bigger than life installations, this American artist is a “must know, … Continue reading

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Twin worlds

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He doesn’t need an introduction.  Lynch is the father of a whole new set of cinematographic narrative and visual innovations. But he’s also a painter, photographer and musician (he released a new album last year), and also an interior designer–better … Continue reading

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Is this real life?

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For the latest edition of C’est Magique, Le 104 presents the Cie. 14:20 -well, all this sounds a bit hermetic!- the collective of three artists playing with creativity and magic. Actually, Clément Debailleul, Raphaël Navarro and Louise Lévêque are Cie … Continue reading

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The Art of Everything

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  There are a lot of traces today of Art Deco in Paris but now you don’t need to walk all over to find them: they’re all together in an exhibition at the Architecture Museum by Trocadéro Square (so you can … Continue reading

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Parreno: Deep into the now.

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In the mid 90’s a new generation of French artists bloomed in their own creative spirit and under the auspicious support of the French government. Through the creation of regional art center networks –the FRACs- and also with tax incentives … Continue reading

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Brassaï: pour l’amour de Paris.

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His real name was Gyulus Halasz but we know him as Brassaï, the photographer that discovered an unknown, strange, and hidden Paris.         From the night birds of Les Halles and Pigalle, to the intellectuals and artists … Continue reading

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Valloton at the Grand Palais

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                  For the first time, we’ll be able to check out one of the most interesting and unknown European painters from the XIX-XX century. Felix Valloton has been overlapped by all the … Continue reading

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August happenings!

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                          As Parisians, we love our city in August… it’s so calm!  We are thrilled to have you with us during this time and fret not– there are … Continue reading

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Outdoor dancing at the Quai de Jussieu

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Such a festive and joyful vibe at the Quai de Jussieu, right in front of the Institut du Monde Arabe. On summer nights, the townhall arranges dancing areas with classic rock’n’roll music, salsa or tango for all the amateurs to … Continue reading

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Hang out along the Seine….Berges sur Seine

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The old freeway along the Seine has been closed to the cars and traffic and rehabilitated into a pedestrian area full of fun things for everyone– activities for the kiddos, relaxing areas, concerts, and restaurants, cafés (inside rehabilitated train containers!)  … Continue reading

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