Last day ! Exhibition – James Tissot

Jacques Joseph Tissot, born in Nantes and a student of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, is a major artist of the second half of the 19th century. He was a fascinating, ambiguous figure whose career spanned the English Channel.Although he has regularly featured in exhibitions devoted to this period, …


Last day ! Exhibition – The land of monsters

In addition to being a doctor – a profession forced on him by family obligations but which he himself did not enjoy -, Léopold Chauveau took refuge in a strange, self-taught artistic universe, both singular and original in equal measures. A sculptor, illustrator and author of books for adults and children, …


Last few days ! Exhibition – The land of monsters

In addition to being a doctor – a profession forced on him by family obligations but which he himself did not enjoy -, Léopold Chauveau took refuge in a strange, self-taught artistic universe, both singular and original in equal measures. A sculptor, illustrator and author of books for adults and children, …


Last few days ! Exhibition – James Tissot

Jacques Joseph Tissot, born in Nantes and a student of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, is a major artist of the second half of the 19th century. He was a fascinating, ambiguous figure whose career spanned the English Channel.Although he has regularly featured in exhibitions devoted to this period, …


New ! Contemporary Interpretations in the Musée d’Orsay – From one M/Museum to another:

Reflecting their work at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, the pair of artists and designers M/M (Paris) have designed a project specially for the Musée d’Orsay. Paying tribute to one of their references – the architect and leading figure in Art Nouveau, Hector Guimard – they have produced works …


New ! Exhibition – Impressionist Decorations

Impressionism is rarely associated with the term decoration any more than with walls, objects, fans, ceramics and other low reliefs. Regarded today as easel paintings, Impressionist works were initially designed as decorations for the homes of collectors or for the artists themselves. Reflecting on …