Thursday
May042006

Orangerie Museum officially opening May 17

After years of renovation works, you can finally see Monet's Waterlillies at the Musée de l'Orangerie starting May 17. Other artists include Renoir, Cézanne, Rousseau, Matisse, Picasso, Derain, Modigliani, Soutine, Laurencin and Utrillo.

The new opening hours will be daily except Tuesday from 12:30pm-7pm, Friday until 9pm. Tickets are €6.50. 

Thursday
May042006

Hédiard needs a new webmaster

Okay, so I mentioned in the April newsletter that the gourmet fod boutiqe Hédiard had opened a new location in the Gare de Lyon. And that much is true.

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Sunday
Apr302006

Le Prince Jardinier's Château de La Bourdaisière

Here are some photos taken during the Fête des Plantes at the Prince Jardinier's Château de La Bourdaisière...

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Sunday
Apr302006

Contemporary Art for Dummies

Here are the photos from the Paris Context tour of the Palais de Tokyo exhibition, "Notre Histoire".

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Sunday
Apr302006

A Day at Disneyland Paris

Here are some pics from my day at Disneyland Paris last week...

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Wednesday
Apr262006

Have you seen me in that Jaguar ad?

Last summer my friend Freddie, who makes a living as a casting agent, asked me if I wanted to be in a Jaguar ad. I immediately pictured myself at the wheel of a sleek new convertible Jag, gliding through the streets of Paris in a pair of oversized sunglasses, scarf trailing behind me...

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