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8 Things You Might Not Know About the Louvre

2 days agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Little hooligan pickpockets once forced the staff to go on strike.

New Britain Museum of American Art displays monumental masterpiece by Samuel F.B. Morse

4 days agoArts : Artdaily

The New Britain Museum of American Art is presenting the forthcoming exhibition Samuel F.B. Morse?s ?Gallery of the Louvre? and the Art of Invention, on view in the Don and Virginia Davis Gallery through October 15, 2017. This exhibition...Show More Summary

Greatest Documentary on the Louvre Available Free on Amazon Prime

“Greatest,” of course, is subjective, but growing up there were a few VHS tapes we would keep checking out from the library time and time again. I’m sure some of them were cartoons, but the one I best remember was the 1963 documentary by Lucy Jarvis, “The Louvre: A Golden Prison.” Only 55 minutes long […]

Paris tourism bounces back as terror fears fade

High-kicking dancers are enthralling full houses again at the Moulin Rouge and art lovers are swarming the Louvre as Paris enjoys a tourism revival after plummeting numbers brought on by terror attacks.

Three Paintings On Loan From The Louvre Catch Fire

4 weeks agoArts : Modern Art Notes

Three paintings from the collection of the Louvre, and another 200 canvases belonging to a local maritime museum, went up in flames last Tuesday, when severe lightning caused a fire on the small island of Tatihou on the French side of the English Channel.

The 5 best Paris luxury hotels with a pool

Paris is a favorite destination for couples celebrating a honeymoon or anniversary, as well as families seeking a cultural city break.And from its legendary museums, such as the Louvre, Musee d’Orsay, and Musee Rodin to its lovely gardens,...Show More Summary

Three Louvre Paintings Lost After Lightning Sets Fire to Museum on French Island

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

Three works on loan from the Louvre were among the works destroyed in the fire on the island of Tatihou in the Channel. The post Three Louvre Paintings Lost After Lightning Sets Fire to Museum on French Island appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Flooding Damages Three Paintings and Multiple Rooms at the Louvre

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

France's National Library and Ministry of Culture also suffered water damage during a deluge on the night of July 9. The post Flooding Damages Three Paintings and Multiple Rooms at the Louvre appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Louvre Says Violent Storm Damaged Some Of Its Art

"The French museum confirmed that water had invaded the mezzanine of the Denon wing, affecting the “Arts of Islam” and “From the Mediterranean Orient to Roman Times” rooms, both of which have been closed pending hygrometric stabilization. Water also entered the first floor of the Sully wing, affecting the “Salle des Sept-Cheminées” and Henri IV staircase, […]

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last monthArts / Art History : Old Paint

antonio-m: Soldier of Marathon Announcing Victory Jean-Pierre Cortot, 1834 Musée du Louvre, Paris

What do you do after the Louvre? Here are 10 little-known museums in Paris

Each of these repositories is rich and enchanting-full of inspiring collections, small with no lines, and quieter and less taxing than the popular tourist destinations.

This Might Be the Most Elaborate Latte Art Ever

Plus, more news in the world of food to know this week This Seoul barista’s latte art made the internet’s collective jaw drop It’s beautiful, it’s stunning, it could hang in the Louvre. But let’s address the elephant in the room: these...Show More Summary

Westworld Cinematographer Talks Lighting an Orgy Like a Louvre Painting

Since the early days of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis, the viewing public has been obsessed with sexy robots, so it’s no surprise that people tuned into HBO’s Westworld. What made the sci-fi epic so aesthetically interesting, though, was that it highlighted the potent mix of circuitry and sensuality not only in ... More »

Hassan Whiteside went to the Louvre and roasted some classic art

He gave Snapchat a private tour. It’s the NBA offseason, which means players are free to do what they want. Hassan Whiteside, for example, is in Europe right now. Specifically, Paris, where he is touring the Louvre. When you ask Mona...Show More Summary

IMG_8512C Baltazar Gomes Figueira. 1604-1674. Obidos. Nature...

2 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

IMG_8512C Baltazar Gomes Figueira. 1604-1674. Obidos. Nature morte au poisson. 1645. Louvre. Ecole portugaise. by jean louis mazieres Via Flickr: Baltazar Gomes Figueira. 1604-1674. Obidos. Nature morte au poisson. 1645. Louvre. Ecole...Show More Summary

A Rush At The Beginning

2 months agoMusic / Rock & Pop : Fluxblog

Lorde “The Louvre” I envy the emotional connection people have with this new Lorde record, not necessarily because I feel a deep need to like this particular album more than I do, but because I wish the intense feelings in the music didn’t feel so removed from my life. When I see people talk about […]

Jennifer Lopez & Alex Rodriguez Are in Love at the Louvre!

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are a fashionable duo while heading into the Louvre to check out art on Saturday (June 17) in Paris, France. The 47-year-old entertainer and the 41-year-old former baseball player have been traveling around France this week and they were spotted baring their hot bodies on a yacht off Antibes on [...]

Watch Lorde Sing “The Louvre,” “Supercut,” & “Writer In The Dark” Live For The First Time In NYC

2 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Lorde released her fantastic sophomore album Melodrama yesterday, and last night, she performed it live during an intimate show at NYC's Bowery Ballroom presented by SiriusXM. In addition to playing early tracks like "Green Light," "Liability," and "Perfect Places," she debuted non-single highlights "The Louvre" and "Supercut" live and closed the encore with a breathtaking…

Watch Lorde Perform “The Louvre

She also performed “Writer In The Dark” and “Supercut.”

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