The Louvre pyramid that shocked Paris turns 30

29 Mar

When the Louvre’s new entrance – a glass pyramid – was first unveiled 30 years ago, many in France were shocked by its revolutionary design. But “la pyramide” has been key to making the Louvre the most-visited museum in the world.

Top ten visual art shows to see in Paris in 2019

30 Dec

Tutankhamun’s treasures, major works by Leonardo da Vinci, Victor Vasarely’s optical illusions, Pablo Picasso and his muse, Dora Maas – 2019 looks set to be a memorable year for exhibitions in Paris. Here is our guide to the top ten shows: