A resident and lover of his neighborhood for over forty years, photographer Jean-François Fortchantre is exhibiting his pictures, from the square and on the square, until July 18, 2022.
Yann Masseyeff invests the Place Vendôme with his “Ligne de vie” from 1 to 30 April 2022. An allegory of time, the work can be read as an ode to the singularity of each individual and gives an insight into the human condition in its contradictory relationship with time.
Alexander Calder was born in 1898 in, Lawnton, Pennsylvania, and died in 1976 in New York. He was one of the most prolific and innovative sculptors of the twentieth century. Calder —whose oeuvre encompasses sculpture, painting, drawing, printmaking, and jewelry, among other media—developed a masterful visual vocabulary that addresses the interplay of nature and abstraction, stillness and motion, monumentality and…
On April 25, the last Sunday of the month, the Vendôme column will be decorated with tricolor flags for the national day of remembrance of the victims and heroes of the Deportation.It will be again on May 8, 9 and 10 to commemorate the victory of May 8, 1945, and the abolition of slavery in metropolitan France (May 10), as well as to celebrate Europe Day (May 9).