FRANCE - ART
In pictures: Memories of pre-war SyriaMany of Syria’s architectural and archaeological treasures have been destroyed during the country’s three-year civil war. A new photography exhibition in Paris highlights these pla...
France In Focus
FRANCE IN FOCUS
French politics: UMP party sees red over Buisson scandalThis week, a series of secret recordings sends shockwaves through the party of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Next, the first patient to be fitted with an artificial hear...
Delving into the dark world of David LynchCult filmmaker David Lynch takes his art one step further with a dark and mysterious photography exhibition here in Paris. We take a look.
Amity Gaige explores a troubled mindClovis Casali's guest is American author Amity Gaige, whose third novel focuses on the issues of identity and deceit. In "Schroder", she explores the mind of a troub...
David Bowie dominates Brit Awards…from a distanceHow do you steal a show’s limelight without even turning up? That’s exactly what David Bowie did at the Brit Awards. The rock legend was named best British male artist but sent his...
Gilles Bensimon, fashion photographerWe bring you an interview with Gilles Bensimon, a fashion photographer. He talks us through the highlights of his life, in pictures.
(What's outside) a picture speaks a thousand wordsThe French military and the foreign ministry are selective in the choice of photos they share on social media when speaking about the conflict in Central African Republic - The Huf...
Henri Cartier-Bresson, the 'father of photojournalism'Henri Cartier-Bresson, who is credited with inventing the art of street photography, created some of the 20th century's most resonant images. To mark ten years since his death...
FRANCE - USA
In pictures: White House not amused by French journalists’ ‘selfies’White House officials were not amused when French journalists took advantage of President François Hollande’s Washington visit to take “selfies” in the Oval Office.
Picasso, Francis Bacon and more unravel the art of tapestryOn today’s show we check out wall-to-wall art in Paris. Carpets, rugs and tapestries are looming large at an exhibition dedicated to all things woven, and we’re taking you on a gui...
David Lynch's reveries on show in ParisBest known for his work in film, David Lynch is also a musician, designer and artist. After seducing Paris with his underground club, Silencio, two years ago, Lynch has now made a...