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Paris art 2020

Paris Arts & Culture: 14 Top Picks for Fall-Winter 2020-2021

The Paris Fall-Winter 2020-2021 art season brings an enticing mix of famous names and new discoveries with a focus on fashion, photography, landscapes and the metaphysical.
Lindsey Tramuta

The New Parisienne: Do You Recognize this French Woman?

Author Lindsey Tramuta explores the myth of the French woman and offers a more timely, diverse and empowering vision of who embodies the New Parisienne.
gustave courbet

What’s in a statue? Politics, Women and Rebel Artist Gustave Courbet

The first artist authorised to copy Gustave Courbet's controversial work divulges some of the secrets behind the artist's work and life.
American Library in Paris centennial

100 Years! The Iconic Rise, Survival and Influence of the American Library in Paris

As the American Library in Paris celebrates its centennial, we look back at the origins, history, evolution and future of this literary landmark.
creative

La Vie Creative Podcast: Meet the Wildly Talented Expats in Paris

Discover how confinement helped a Paris photographer find a new way to express her creativity by giving voice to the artists, writers and performers inspired by Paris.
books

Books to Keep You Company and Transport You Far Away

An avid reader describes how books can help you navigate challenging moments in life, providing comfort, connection and escape when we need it most.
Coven bookshop

Paris awaits COVEN, a Feminist, English-language Bookshop & Café

Meet the two women with a vision to create an inclusive, welcoming space in the English literary scene by opening a feminist bookshop and café in Paris.
the Seine

A Stroll Along the Seine with Bestselling Author Elaine Sciolino

Award-winning author Elaine Sciolino takes readers on a journey to discover the source of the Seine River, the heart of Paris and lifeblood of the French people.

5 Best Smaller Museums in Paris to Charm You

For art lovers, Paris' smaller museums are the city's best kept secrets. Author Emma Jacobs shares five hidden gems sure to delight and surpise you.

Discover Art Walk Tours on the Paris Streets

A professional photographer and avid tour guide takes you on a walking tour of Paris where the art, history and culture of the city comes alive.