Black models. From Géricault to Matisse at the Musée d’Orsay explores aesthetic, political, social and racial issues as well as the imagery unveiled by the representation of black figures in visual arts, from the abolition of slavery in France (1794) to the modern day. Until July 21st.
It has been 100 years since the greatest discovery in History by the archaeologist Howard Carter: the tomb of King Tut. The exhibition Tutankamun, Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh at La Villette gathers over 150 authentic artifacts from King Tut’s celebrated tomb - 50 of which had never traveled outside of Egypt before. Until September 15th.
Les Nabis et le décor at the Musée du Luxembourg is the first exhibition devoted to the Nabis movement, known for its simplified forms and soft lines influenced by Japanese art. True pioneers of modern décor, Bonnard, Vuillard, Maurice Denis… defended an art relating directly to life, bringing Beauty in their daily life. The exhibition gathers a hundred pieces, paintings, drawings, prints and art objects. Until June 30th.