Dynamo exhibition is an amazing cultural event held in the National Galleries of the Grand Palais des Champs-Elysées, you cannot miss out on when visiting Paris. Easily reachable from the Hotel Marais Bastilleby metro, the Dynamo exhibition is a must-see as well as the majestic Grand Palais and the beautiful Champs-Elysées.
Edward Hopper is the focus of a major exhibition for the first time in France! While the most famous American painter of the 20th century stayed in Paris on 3 occasions, no retrospective has ever before been devoted to him in the capital.
Edward Hopper : a journey across America
This unique exhibition, being staged at the National Galleries of the Grand Palais from 10th October to 28th January, offers visitors a fascinating insight into the United States of the first half of the 20th century. The 128 engravings, watercolours and paintings on display in Paris testify to the wave of modernisation rapidly sweeping through the country. These changes seem to have inspired in Edward Hopper a certain nostalgia, as can be seen in the melancholic expressions on most of his figures, such as the couple leaning against the bar counter in Nighthawks or the woman sitting alone at a table in Automat. These are just two of the American painter’s major works which you can discover at the Grand Palais.
Did you know? An application developed for iPads, as well as Android devices, enables you to prepare or extend your visit!
Visitors flock beneath the Grand Palais‘ nave in Paris, every year to see the unique masterpiece that has been specially created for Monumenta. For the 5th ever Monumenta, the French painter and sculptor Daniel Buren will take over the spectacular 13,500m² space from May 10th to June 21st.
A major retrospective on the work of the famous Australian photographer of German origin, Helmut Newton is being held at the Grand Palais in Paris through June 17th.
Dozens of prints, originals for the most part, are on public display during this fabulous exhibition.