To soothe our covid-battered soul, the City of Lights has prepared an abundance of events this summer. From the hundreds of exhibitions, boutique openings and cultural programmes in Paris I selected a few for my long weekend. Check them out if you fancy a recharge in the French capital.
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Paris offers an amazing variety of cultural programmes – events, performances and exhibitions all around the city. After you’ve immersed yourself in the different art forms, let’s take a break and indulge in a shopping spree – La Samaritaine, which reopened last year offers a gorgeous venue for this.
During our summer visit to Paris, we dedicated a decent time to two iconic couturiers – Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Dior. In our last article we covered the ‘Yves Saint Laurent aux Musées’ exhibitions, now let us guide you to one of the most emblematic fashion addresses in Paris: the Dior museum and boutique at avenue Montaigne.
This spring, six famous Parisian museums honour the 60th anniversary of the first Yves Saint Laurent runway show. Some of the special showcases at the Louvre and at the Musée Yves Saint Laurent Paris will remain open throughout the supper until mid-September 2022. Check out what’s inside.
This June we are finally back to Paris – first of all to participate in the Révélations 2022 but of course there is always so much to discover there. Among other exciting events, we visited the Engraved Gems exhibition at L’École, School of Jewelry Arts just around the corner from Place Vendôme.
After managing products from development to launching and logistics for 20+ years at well-known watchmaking companies, Hakim El Kadiri has kickstarted his own, the community financed brand Elka watch. The campaign with the first 2 models is on during June 2022.