L’Écume des jours, from novel to film (1946-2013)
Location: Musée des lettres et manuscrits
Description: From 4 April to 31 August, the Museum of Letters and Manuscripts presents an exhibition dedicated to one of the most legendary novels in French literature, L’Écume des jours (Froth on the Daydream), in partnership with the “Cohérie BV”, Brio Film and Studio Canal. This exhibition marks the cinema release of the film by Michel Gondry on 24 April. (source: museedeslettres.fr)
Start: April 04, 2013 End: August 31, 2013
Le monde enchanté de Jacques Demy
Location: La Cinémathèque française - Musée du Cinéma
Description: An exhibition pairing Jacques Demy's film footage with photographs, paintings, drawings and sculptures created by the artist himself and by artists who influenced him (Jean Cocteau, David Hockney, Alexander Calder, Raoul Dufy, Niki de Saint-Phalle).
Start: April 10, 2013 End: August 04, 2013
Location: Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume
Description: The first European retrospectiveof the works of Lorna Simpson. An American artist, Simpson was born in Brooklyn in 1960. Her texts are inseparable from her images, whose their textual component renders them dynamic and fragile. In the 1980s and 1990s, Lorna Simpson's photographs and films were much admired. She disrupted conventions by focusing on gesture, identity, culture and memory, and using different media in order to feed the public's imagination, al...See more
Start: May 28, 2013 End: September 01, 2013
Music & Cinema
Location: Cité de la Musique - Musée de la Musique
Description: What is the magic of cinema without the emotion of the music? The exhibition "Music and movies, the wedding of the century? "Has the ambition to reveal what is at stake in this sensitive meeting between two arts. Intended for all audiences, moviegoers as music lovers, it is an opportunity to delve behind the scenes of the making of the great films that have marked the history of cinema, making visible the role of music in their development.
Start: March 19, 2013 End: August 18, 2013
Location: Quai Branly, Musée du
Description: The Philippine archipelago of over 7,000 islands stretches almost 1700 km. Its location and history have generated strong and varied artistic expressions. This is the first major exhibition dedicated to the Philippine archipelago in France during the last twenty years, in which more than 300 works will be presented.
Start: April 09, 2013 End: July 14, 2013