French art masterpieces have been renamed after their long overlooked black subjects in a new show at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris on the representation of people of colour in art.
After a spate of somewhat uninspiring museum exhibits in Paris in recent months, this spring appears far more promising. Here’s a guide to some of the most interesting shows on right now.
French artist JR has erected a photo of a giant toddler peering over the steel wall that divides Mexico from the United States, in an effort to prompt discussion of immigration.
A look at five must-see art exhibitions in Paris this spring, from French artist Abraham Poincheval’s eccentric Oeuf (“Egg”) at the Palais de Tokyo to the thought-provoking “Us and Them” at the Musée de l’Homme.