Contemporary and avant-garde art combine to make this autumn unforgettable.
The 5 must-see exhibitions in Paris this magical season? Here they are!
Icons of Modern Art. The Chtchoukine Collection
From October 22,2016 to February 20, 2017, Louis Vuitton Foundation
The exhibition showcases the extraordinary collection of French painting and artists of the Parisian art scene.
Leonardo in France
Until November 20, 2016, Italian Embassy, Hôtel de la Rochefoucauld-Doudeauville
The exhibition focuses on Leonardo’s French period and compares his work with that of his pupils who travelled with him to France.
René Magritte, The Treachery of Images
Until January 23,2017, Centre Pompidou
The exhibition explores the artist’s philosophy and work by focusing on five themes recurrent in his paintings: fire, shadows, curtains, words and the fragmented body.
Frédéric Bazille (1841-1870). The Youth of Impressionism
From November 15, 2016 to March 5, 2017, Musée d'Orsay
The exhibition places the works by Bazille among those of his contemporaries: Delacroix, Courbet, Manet, Monet, Renoir, Cézanne.
Hodler Monet Munch. Painting the Impossible
Until January 22, 2017, Musée Marmottan Monet
On show are about sixty paintings by artists who tackled the “impossible”, working on the intersection of Impressionism, post-Impressionism and Symbolism.