Interior designer François Champsaur signed the new extension of the Hôtel du Ministère in Paris. The deluxe boutique hotel has recently unveiled 18 new suites, including two in a duplex.
After the success of the first project, The Parisianer, the graphic artists Aurélie Pollet and Michael Prigent are inviting 40 new artists to share their vision of Paris in a new book.
This Hôtel particulier in Saint-Germain-des-Près neighberhood in Paris is one of Joseph Dirand’s last projects. After Monsieur Bleu and Le Flandrin restaurants, he renovated this upscale townhouse according to his clean and modern aesthetics.
The “Maison du Brésil” or Brazil House by Le Corbusier is located within the the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris, where buildings housing students of different nationalities are located.
Christopher Thomas is an artist who has a reputation of being a city portraitist. His last exhibition “PARIS CITY OF LIGHT” at the Bernheimer Fine Art Photography capture the great cultural capital and the first metropolis of the modern age.
The video “Paris through a Pentax” features two things I like; Paris and medium format cameras. French advertising agency Maison Carnot has captured the streets and sights in a distinct perspective: through the viewfinder of a Pentax 67 camera.
Joseph Dirand has redesigned Le Frandrin Restaurant. A bulwark of the brasserie tradition in Paris since the Malafosse family first opened its doors in 1932, Le Flandrin has more recently assumed increasingly cosmopolitan allures, up to the present day as it reopens redoubled, a restaurant and bar in the classic tradition but of entirely contemporary tone.
François Champsaur has just finished the renovation of The Hôtel Vernet in Paris revealing impressive interiors of 30 revived rooms with Hermès toiletries and a contemporary restaurant beneath a stained-glass ceiling designed by Gustave Eiffel himself.
Hotel Thoumieux opens its doors to the public after renovation. It took several months of building work to complete the renovation of this fifteen-bedroom house and to install the specially commissioned furniture, with designs featuring a subtle combination of motifs, colors and warm materials.
Japanese sculptor and installer,Tadashi Kawamata, has landed his parasitic wooden constructions in place Vendôme, Paris. The artist is known for creating urban spaces that utilize simple materials. The tree huts are presented as part of FIAC 2013.
Notions of space, vision and light run through the abstract art of the 20th century and interest many world renowned contemporary artists. The curators of the Dynamo exhibition aim to show how, over the last fifteen years, those artists have attempted to deal with the concepts of vision, space and light.
The best French and International galleries specialized in furniture and design gather at Jardin des Tuileries for unique and visionary mise-en-scènes.
PAD, pioneering event for Art and Design aficionados and collectors, has been reinventing for the past 17 years the Cabinet d’Amateur and the notion of eclecticism, anticipating the esthetic aspirations of its time. It offers an intimate cocoon to those who have made decorative arts and design the core of their collection, driven by passion and heritage.