Celebrating a legendary stage: Paris’s Olympia takes a look back

James Brown, The Beatles and Edith Piaf have all graced the stage of Paris's iconic concert hall, the Olympia, and they feature in a new exhibition charting the history of the venue. A collection of photographs, artefacts and stage costumes take visitors through the performances that built the the Olympia’s reputation.


French electro wizard Jean-Michel Jarre is back with his signature ambient sound, and his new album "Electronica 2: The Heart of Noise" features some unexpected collaborations. We also head to the waterways of Venice for the architecture biennale as professionals from the world over reflect on sustainable solutions for the built environment.

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