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How do artists and writers see the world? France 24 takes you beyond the headlines to the crossroads where culture meets the news and engages with what's happening in our lives today. From Monday to Friday at 12.15 pm Paris time.

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Latest update : 2013-04-04

We ♥ Paris art

Monet, Manet and Piccasso… no place on earth is as synonymous with art as Paris. Join Eve Jackson as she shows us how and why the ‘City of light’ is still a true hub of creativity today.

'La Triennale, Intense Proximité' is being held at Palais de Tokyo until 26th August
www.palaisdetokyo.com/en

Wim Delvoye’s art is featured at the Louvre Museum until 17th September
http://www.louvre.fr/en/expositions/contemporary-art-wim-delvoye-louvre

Joana Vasconcelos’ art is displayed at the Palace of Versailles until 20th September:
http://en.chateauversailles.fr/homepage

Joana Vasconcelos’ ‘The Bride’ is displayed at the Centquatre until 18th September
http://www.104.fr/
 

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