Judo tournament
February 10, 2018
PARIS. More than 600 judokas from over 60 countries participate in the Paris Grand Slam Judo Tournament, one of the world largest and most prestigious judo competitions. All the world best judokas ar[...]
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 Handball All Star Game
February 03, 2018
PARIS. The best French and foreign players of France handball championship compete against each other in a single match, a French handball version of the NBA All-Star game. This event also features i[...]
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 Sled dog race
January 13, 2018
ALPS. The Grande Odyssée (Great Odyssey) is a thousand km long international sled dog race that starts in Samoens, finishes in Bessans - Bonneval-sur-Arc and goes through the departments of Haute-Sav[...]
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 Ice climbing
January 11, 2018
ARGENTIERE-LA-BESSEE. ALPS. Ice Climbing Ecrins is an event dedicated to ice climbing featuring world class competitions including a dry-tooling one as well as introductory workshops. It also include[...]
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 All Star Game
December 29, 2017
PARIS. The best French basketball championship players from France and abroad compete in a single match, a French version of the NBA All-Star game. In addition spectators can watch several other cont[...]
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 Children film festival
December 28, 2017
LANS EN VERCORS. ISERE. More than fifty long features and short films including premieres and films released just before Christmas are on the agenda of the 30th Children Film Festival called “Jeunes [...]
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 Ancient funfair
December 26, 2017
PARIS. Usually accessible by booking for groups only, the Museum of Fairground Arts is exceptionally open to the public during Christmas holidays. This museum boasts one of the world most extensive [...]
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 Winter sports in town
December 25, 2017
PARIS. The Charléty stadium becomes a ski resort where kids from 3 to 16 years old can discover many winter sports such as downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, sledge and ice skating.[...]
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 Skiing and free concert
December 16, 2017
VARS. ALPS. To celebrate the opening of its ski area, the ski resort of Vars hosts a free concert by French rock band BB Brunes. Free ski and snowboard introductory courses, guided tours of the ski a[...]
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 Christmas equestrian show
December 02, 2017
CHANTILLY. This year, the Christmas show of the Domaine de Chantilly is based upon the Swan lake, the most performed ballet in the world. Titled «The Prince & The Swan", combining tales, acrobatics, [...]
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 Cultural Christmas in Alsace
December 01, 2017
ALSACE REGION. Created in 2003, The Noëlies are held all over Alsace and comprise a broad range of entertainment and events. Shows, exhibitions, classical music concerts and choir performances carry[...]
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 Christmas glass balls
November 11, 2017
MEISENTHAL. MOSELLE DEPARTMENT A little village located in Lorraine, in the Vosges Mountains, Goetzenbruck is said to be the place where, in 1858, a glass blower created the first glass Christmas orn[...]
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 A glimpse of MoMA’s collection
October 11, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “Being Modern, MoMA in Paris” presents a selection of paintings, sculptures, photographs, installations, films and videos from the famous American Museum reflecting its history [...]
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 Gauguin the Alchemist
October 11, 2017
PARIS. This exhibition trace’s the artist’s entire career through more than 230 works and not only presents his famous paintings but also lesser known sculptures, ceramics, woodworks, drawings and en[...]
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 Bourdelle masterpieces
October 04, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “Bourdelle et l’Antique. Une passion moderne” sheds a new light on the inspiration sculptor Antoine Bordelle drew from Antiquity, especially from ancient Greek sculptures, and h[...]
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 Derain’s radical decade
October 04, 2017
PARIS. This exhibition looks at a major period in Derain’s career, the pre-WW1 decade 1904 – 1914, when the co-founder of Fauvism became one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. It features s[...]
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 Rubens’ royal portraits
October 04, 2017
PARIS. This exhibition looks at a little known yet essential part of Rubens’ career, royal portraits as he received commissions from kings, queens, princes and princesses from all over Europe. Most o[...]
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 Equatorial African Art
October 03, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “Native Forests” presents works by artists from Fang, Kota, Tsogo and Punu tribes who live in the region encompassing the Gabonese Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Southern Cameroon[...]
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 Eastern Christians
September 26, 2017
PARIS. Through about 300 liturgical objects, icons, frescoes, mosaics, reliquaries, manuscripts and other items for some of them never shown in Europe before, this exhibition sheds light on the relig[...]
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 Icons of Pop Art
September 22, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “Icons that Matter” presents more than sixty paintings, sculptures and prints from the Pop Art movement on loan from the Withney Museum of American Art in New York. Shown in Fra[...]
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 Irving Penn retrospective
September 21, 2017
PARIS. On the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Irving Penn, the Grand Palais hosts the first major retrospective of the American photographer’s work in France since his death. Through more t[...]
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 Anders Zorn retrospective
September 15, 2017
PARIS. For the first time the French capital hosts a retrospective dedicated to Anders Zorn. A friend and a rival of Sargent, Sorolla, Boldini and Besnard, he was one of the central figures of Swedis[...]
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 Focus on pastel
September 15, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “The Art of Pastel, from Degas to Redon” gives a overview of pastel use by artists from Impressionism to Symbolism movements such as Berthe Morisot, Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin[...]
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 Impressionist collection
September 15, 2017
PARIS. The exhibition “Hansen’s secret garden” present a selection of over forty Impressionist and post-impressionist paintings coming from the Ordrupgaard Collection assembled by Danish couple Henry[...]
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 Monet the collector
September 14, 2017
PARIS. Passionate about paintings and sculptures of his time, Monet assembled a rich art collection featuring works he bought, some he received as gifts from friends, others he got in exchange for on[...]
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 70 years of Dior Fashion
July 05, 2017
PARIS. On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Dior house, the exhibition “Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams” presents a selection of over 300 haute couture gowns designed between 1947 and the pr[...]
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 Modernity in Britanny
July 01, 2017
PONT-AVEN, BRITTANY. Through 111 works by dozens of artists, this exhibition looks at the innovative aesthetic styles that developed in Brittany between 1920 and 1940 when many artists moved there an[...]
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 Venenum
April 15, 2017
LYON. «Venenum, a poisonous world» is an interdisciplinary exhibition looking at the roles played by poison in history, culture, science, belief, medicine and criminology. Whether it is a form of def[...]
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