Tag Archive for Petit Palais

Jeter un pont – To build a bridge

The pont Alexandre III, inaugurated for the 1900 World’s Fair in Paris, was to symbolize the Franco-Russian friendship and alliance, under the leadership of the French president Sadi Carnot and the tsar Alexandre III of Russia. Creating a large avenue access to the Petit Palais and to the Grand Palais, the bridge also created a grand perspective upon the Invalides… Read more →

What women want – Ce que veulent les femmes

And what is it that they want? Well, at the moment it is a Yves Saint Laurent frock, gown, garment, glove…anything. The artist who disappeared from this world in 2008 is not to be easily forgotten. Madame Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has teamed up with the Petit Palais and the Foundation of Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurant (Pierre Bergé was Yves life partner),… Read more →

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