14 mars 2010

Lisette Model, a marvellous "street photographer"

Running Legs, 5th Avenue [Jambes de passants, 5e avenue] New York, c. 1940-1941 - Lisette ModelTirage gélatino-argentique moderne (1980). - 49,4 x 39,4 cmNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, achat 1985© The Lisette Model Foundation, Inc. (1983).Dear readers,Today, I visited the Jeu de Paume's exhibition dedicated to a discrete but gifted photographer called Lisette Model (1901 - 1983) and encourage you to see it if you are in Paris ;-)She took part from the unavoidable photography masters neither thanks to her personal style nor... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2006

Gustave Moreau's Museum

Dear all, Pleased to introduce you today one Parisian museum. GUSTAVE MOREAU MUSEUM 14, rue de La Rochefoucault 75009 PARIS Line 12 – Subway: Trinite d’Etienne d’Orves Open everyday from 10:00 AM to 12:45 PM and 14:00 PM to 17:15 PM Closed on Tuesday Free entrance for under 18 years, unemployed Reduced price: 3 euros for all on Sunday Free the 1rst Sunday of month The first one is dedicated to Gustave Moreau. The painter himself established and designed it so that his works could be... [Lire la suite]
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20 août 2006

Maillol Museum and Modern Art Museum

(C) Ceraulen - 2006 Dear all, Which place can you visit today? You are quite lucky because I propose you two Parisian areas, more precisely two current exhibitions, both are museums with a permanent collection. If you like sculptures and Marilyn Monroe, do not hesitate to visit the Maillol Museum in the 7th area and the exhibition dedicated to Marilyn “the Last Sitting” which will take place until October 30th, 2006. If you prefer modern art, so no doubt, you need to visit the Modern art Museum of Paris... [Lire la suite]
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10 août 2006

Discovery of the Jacquemart-Andre museum

Dear all, Most of you may enjoy this week-end the sightseeing of Paris. I have a very nice place to recommend you. If you like museums, antiques or (like me) are fond of attending sales by auction (ventes aux encheres) for example at the Drouot Hotel in Paris, this place is done for you! In the middle of the Haussmann Boulevard, you can discover a marvellous private mansion built during the Second Empire, housing a rare, dazzling collection belonging of the French Institute: the Jacquemart-Andre Museum. ... [Lire la suite]
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