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An unmissable exhibition where you will follow the footsteps of the 'original Impressionist' who was also a rule-breaker whom inspired the art movement. IMAGE...
Berthe Morisot, Le port de Cherbourg - 1871 © Yale University Art Gallery.

The 19th century witnessed the emergence of a new painting genre: the plen air landscape, where artist painted outdoors in an attempt to capture the spirit and essence of their subject. Thanks to this development, Normandy would become the favourite destination of avant-garde painters, with the impressionists in first row.

The country village of Auvers-sur-Oise on the river Oise is barely 30 kilometers from Paris, an easy day trip by train to see a town that still today...

Of course in your life you've seen a lot of memorable art exhibits. If you're living in or visiting culture-conscious France you almost surely have...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

This is a continuation of this story: Paul Cezanne: Bridge Between Centuries It is said that Paul Cézanne’s early paintings reflected the grim, interior world...

This is Part I of a two part story continued here: Cezanne: Part 2, Bridge Between Centuries Even as a young painter, Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)...