#441 - from 22 September 2016 to 28 September 2016
René Magritte, La Lampe philosophique, 1936, oil on canvas, 46 x 55 cm. Private Collection, Adagp, Paris 2016, Photothèque R. Magritte / BI, Adagp, Paris, 2016.
PARIS - "He's a man who thinks by images", according to curator Didier Ottinger. Very good description actually: Magritte's paintings are printed in our memories with the collection of fetishist objects - veils, curtains, drapes, bells and pipes. The exhibition brings together an impressive selection, on loan from museums all over the world, among them le Jockey [Read]
Openings of the week (Belgique, France, Suisse, Monaco, Luxembourg)
And also, eFlash of the moment
La Défense: a century
La Défense business district takes its name from a statue erected in 1883. In 1989, it got the famous Arch by Otto von Spreckelsen.
« Polak Tower » or « Tourism TV Tower » project. de Defacto Archives
An exhibition, Tours et détours, at the Archives des Hauts-de-Seine (12 September 2016 to 30 June 2017) shows how the district has prodigiously expanded.