All Eyes on the Seine : Nuit Blanche

By Francis Beddok

© Francis Beddok AKA paris-emoi 2011.

"J.R.'s Eyes"     Île Saint-Louis, Paris, October 2009

©Francis Beddok AKA paris-emoi 2011

Time-lapse photography: a bâteau mouche passing J.R.'s "Women are Heroes" images pasted on the Seine quai.

For the 2009 edition of Nuit Blanche, internationally known "urban artivist" J.R. and his crew transformed the banks of the Seine and drew international acclaim with "Women are Heroes." If you blinked, you missed this temporary public art project. Fortunately, Paris photographer Francis Beddok was there with his camera.

Nuit Blanche 2011:

The 10th edition of Nuit Blanche happens Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. Complete schedule at City of Paris site for Nuit Blanche

Free apps for Nuit Blanche 2011 app for iPhone at iTunes or for Droid

"Purple Rain" at Hotel d'Albret

Candles in the Sky at Sacré Coeur

Centre Pompidou schedule

Check our Paris October Events Calendar for more Paris entertainment.

J.R.'s website & Paris 2009 installation on video

Francis Beddok AKA paris-emoi is a Paris-based photographer who captures sacred sites and profane sights in Paris. Click on his profile to see more, including his personal website & past photographs published by BonjourParis.

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