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Exhibitions

To celebrate the century of Auguste Rodin’s death, the Musée Rodin gave free reins to the German artist Anselm Kiefer. The exhibition Kiefer-Rodin underlines the resemblance between the two artists in terms of power, their interest for fragments, damaged materials and a broken and dirty environment. Until October 22nd.

Discover the most important exhibition dedicated to the famous artist David Hockney. To celebrate his 80th birthday, the Centre Pompidou is exposing 160 of his most unique pieces, from paintings to photography passing by videos and publications. From his beginning to his most recent work of art, David Hockney has been adapting to new technologies, and he now presents painting on Ipads. Until October 23rd.

The Musée d’Orsay is presenting a sample of photography coming straight from the United States of America, taken between early 1840 and World War I. During the Photographie américaine, du daguerreotype au modernisme exhibition, discover 50 unique pictures and dive in American culture. Until September 24th.

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Opera

Directed by Jorge Lavelli, the most famous operette by Franz Léhar will charm you with its traditional Viennese waltzes of the 1920s. Mazurkas and polkas too rhythm The Merry Widow created in 1905. To see at the Opéra Bastille, between September 9th and October 21st.

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Dining Out

After Ze Kitchen Gallery and KGB the Chef William Ledeuil invites you to discover some new flavors in his brand new restaurant Kitchen Ter(re) in collaboration with Roland Feuillas, specialist in ancient wheat. Enjoy a soft shell crab and gamberoni shrimp croquette, black sesame as a starter, then thaï pisto girolle mushroom, pecorino cheese and for dessert, a strawberry marmelade, pistachio and wasabi. Lunch menu at 28 Euro, count 50 to 80 Euro for a la carte. Closed Sundays and Mondays. 26 Boulevard Saint Germain, 5th.

Always recommended :

Traditional :

- Chez Fernand, a simple bistro serving traditional French cuisine in a warm and casual atmosphere, located a few meters away

More upscale :

- Allard, a 100 years old bistro which serves the great classics of French cuisine. New property of Alain Ducasse, who by its name only guarantee the quality of food, wines and service.

Modern :

- Le Christine, a modern French cuisine address which proposes casual delicate dishes located just next door

More upscale:

- Alliance : an excellent modern French cuisine (1 star in the Michelin guide) in a contemporary décor close to Notre Dame

Haute cuisine :

- Saint James Paris : in the dining room or the gardens of PAris' only chateau-hotel, discover the generously refined creations of the famous Chef Jean-Luc Rocha

- Le Relais Louis XIII, a medieval house of the 17th century rated one Michelin star with Chef Manuel Martinez.

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