The exhibition will take visitors on an insightful journey into the evolution and "use of nature's most remarkable biochemical weapon - venom". A substance that kills, immobilizes, causes pain and fear but that can also save lives ...
Step inside the universe of Vincent Van Gogh in an immersive, sensory exhibit at L’Atelier des Lumières. Running until December 31, 2019, the show is wildly popular. We recommend booking tickets online in advance. For 35 minutes, walk through the beautiful paintings of Van Gogh, projected on the walls of this old iron foundry dating from the 19th century. Photo credit © Culturespaces / S. Lloyd, atelier-lumieres.com
The big new exhibition at the Museum in the Jardin des Plantes plunges us into the depths of the ocean. This territory, which covers 71% of the Earth's surface, nurtures extraordinary biodiversity… Over an immersive route, explore unusual environments and discover species with amazing characteristics.
The great artist Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) lived in a world marked by major conflicts. This intriguing exhibition looks at Picasso’s relationship with war; though he never served as a soldier, Picasso was influenced by the 20th century’s horrific conflicts. To quote the curators: “When France was liberated he was seen as a resistance artist and activist, and after the Second World War he became a figure whose political statements conferred on him a unique role in history as it unfolded…”.
Even in Paris, there's the chance to indulge in sun, sand and relaxation, courtesy of Paris Plages. This annual event sees makeshift beaches pop up along the banks of the Seine and Bassin de la Villette until September,inviting city slickers to squeeze summer into their lunch hour. Beaches are generally open from 9:00 a.m. to midnight.
Mark your calendars for a fascinating contemporary art exhibition. Works by three celebrated Middle Eastern contemporary artists – Shai Azoulay, Qais Al Sindy and Sinan Hussein focus on five specific themes from Abraham's life that can guide our world today. Opening hours are Sunday before and after morning worship services. Free admission - open to all!
Following 8 record-breaking years in London’s West End, having played in 11 countries around the world to over 7 million people, the acclaimed play WAR HORSE will be arriving in France at La Seine Musicale. Audiences take a journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France. The box office will open on June 5.