Latest posts with tags "Louvre"

Paris Once Turned Against I.M. Pei

May 22, 2019 / Design

I.M. Pei was excoriated when he unveiled the Louvre Pyramid that is now synonymous with Paris. What does it say about our attitudes to novel infrastructures


Private Tour of the Louvre

Feb 08, 2019 / Travel

Roll like Jay-Z and Beyonce with a private tour of the Louvre, culminating in a private cruise down Seine river


New museum opening: Louvre Abu Dhabi will feature Picasso, Leonardo da Vinci, Vincent van Gogh and more

Sep 19, 2017 / Culture

After a 5-year long delay, the world’s first Louvre-branded museum outside of Paris is set to showcase a wealth of iconic post-impressionist masterpieces and historic artefacts to the public this November.


Architect I.M. Pei, 100 Years Old

Apr 30, 2017 / Culture

Heavily criticised by Parisians at one point, the newly-turned centenarian’s giant glass pyramid in the courtyard of the Louvre is now an undoubted icon


"Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting"

Feb 18, 2017 / Art Republik

February 22 to May 22, 2017, the famous Parisian museum is holding a landmark exhibition about the Dutch painter for the first time since 1966


Lost Charles Le Brun Painting Restored Live

Jul 27, 2016 / Art Republik

The artist’s work, Le Christ au jardin des Oliviers, once thought to be lost, will be restored, live in front of visitors.


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