Hundreds of Chinese art lovers lined up at a Shanghai shopping mall Saturday to see the works of French Impressionist Claude Monet, as the country's biggest ever exhibition of his paintings opened. The 40 Monet works drawn from the private...Show More Summary
Today, Craigslist brings word of an upcoming opening in Hancock Park's historic Chateau Rossmore. The 19-unit French art deco complex was designed by Milton J. Black in 1934, the same year the...
The couch opening for "The Simpsons" just got reupholstered in the most magnifique manner. Sylvain Chomet of "The Triplets of Belleville" imagines the family in working-class French glory. Delicious Gallic wit and sharp animation bring...Show More Summary
Ross and French stopped by Late Night with Seth Myers last night and gave the crowd a performance of their Biggie remake. Far more interesting is the clip after the jump, in which Ross finally speaks openly and honestly about being a correction officer. During his appearance on RapFix Live yesterday, Sway played the following [...]
It?s only fitting that an American hotel brand carrying a French name would branch out further into la douce France, and so it is: Renaissance Hotels has opened its fifth hotel in the country, going beyond Paris and setting up shop in the deep south, in Aix-en-Provence. Show More Summary
French startup Mention launched an iPad app to monitor your online reputation from your tablet. At the same time, the company hired its first full time employee in New York — it will expand to the U.S. in the coming months. It also purchased the mention.com domain name and moved its product to the new domain name. Show More Summary
Nope, no big openings this weekend, and everybody is too busy talking Oscars right now. So while waiting for the awards ceremony to begin, the Cinefantastique Online team of the Steve Biodrowski, Lawrence French and I got together to celebrate another film having its fiftieth anniversary this year. Show More Summary
Letter-shaped desks by French designer Benoit Challand could give new life to the tired open office model. The open office has come under fire of late. Research says it's bad for productivity and it might even make us sick. And monotonous, boxy cubicles don't do much by way of visual inspiration. Read Full Story
Corrigan Gallery presents the first Charleston solo show of works by Judy Hintz Cox beginning March 5 and running to the 31st with a reception on March 7 as part of the French Quarter Gallery Association Artwalk. Located in the heart...Show More Summary
One of the more versatile broadcasters will remain at Tennis Channel through 2016. Mary Carillo has signed a three year contract extension to expand her role at Tennis Channel. She's already a host on the French and U.S. Opens as well...Show More Summary
Gauguin: Metamorphoses is the first major monographic exhibition on Paul Gauguin (French, 1848?1903) ever presented at MoMA, and the first major exhibition to focus particularly on the artist?s rare and extraordinary prints and transfer drawings and their relationship to his paintings and his sculptures. Show More Summary
This spring, Rochechouart Museum of Contemporary Art hosts the first one-man show in France by Jules de Balincourt. Although French by birth, the artist spent his teens in California before finally settling in New York where his brand of brightly coloured neo-pop painting began to spark interest in the early 2000s. Show More Summary
Get ready to channel your inner French-Canadian lumberjack. Doug Crowell and chef Ryan Angulo, the team behind Buttermilk Channel, have just opened a 50-seat restaurant on Atlantic Avenue in Boerum Hill. The food's French-American, of course, and the moniker is on loan from the tale of the 19th-century hermit, guide, and trapper of the same name. Show More Summary
He's been called the most influential US pastry chef working today. The former Executive Pastry Chef of The French Laundry and current professor at the CIA has now opened a unique chocolate shop called Hudson Chocolates
By Anya Schiffrin Below, the opening of a compelling essay describing what happened when a cancer patient who was being treated at NYC’s Memorial Sloane Kettering went to Paris. (I have included a link that will take you to the … Continue reading ?
This week, an Ethiopian Airlines flight was hijacked by its own copilot who was seeking asylum in Switzerland. Italian and French fighter jets responded, but the Swiss didn't. And that's because the Swiss Air Force was closed. Read more...
Sellsy, a French startup that offers a nifty suite of online tools to help businesses manage sales, is making its first push into the U.S. via opening a New York office. Its Software-as-a-Service combines multiple functionality -- CRM,...Show More Summary
You guys just totally ignored this when it was in the French open thread (fil ouvert) yesterday, but you're not getting away with it that easily. Deal with it. View co-host Jenny McCarthy asked Walters if she has "more self-confidence...
Therian Saga has proven to be a modest hit in the French-speaking communities of Canada and Europe, amassing 50,000 players for the free-to-play sandbox title since summer 2013, and now it has opened its doors to the English-speaking...Show More Summary
The French browser-based MMO Fatecraft has launched an English-language open beta, renamed Therian Saga. The free-to-play RPG has attracted 50,000 French-speaking players, and is now casting a wider net.