The exhibition displays a collection of 12 blue looks pulled from the archives of the Dior House and which were designed by the designer himself. It goes as far back as 1947 when the elegant Doris wool coat was unveiled in the New Look line, under the first Haute Couture collection, all the way to 1957, when the highly famed Billet Doux, a blue silk afternoon dress with distinctive rose motifs was unveiled.
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The Petit Palais art Museum is holding an exhibition entitled “The Art of pastel from Degas to Redon” where a…
Organized by the Musée d’ Orsay Paris in collaboration with the Art Institute of Chicago, the exhibition seeks to highlight the remarkable achievements of this great artist and to draw attention to his diverse creations which were produced between 1848 and 1903 and which vary from fascinating sculptures and paintings to decorative arts and graphics.
Originated in reaction to World War I, in Zürich, Switzerland, Dada was so often considered as a form of protest rather than a movement of art. It was led by artists who rejected the aestheticism and values of the bourgeois capitalist society and was mainly popular for rejecting the conventional definitions and techniques of art used at that period.
The Petit Palais des Champs Elysées will be presenting, until December 17th, 2017, a major retrospective dedicated a selection of the best works of the renowned Swedish painter Andres Zorn (1860-1920).