PABLO PICASSO’S LOUVRE

PABLO PICASSO’S LOUVRE

October 13, 2021 to January 31, 2022 The Louvre is a fundamental place for understanding the work of Pablo Picasso (1881-1973). From its very first visit in 1900 to the exhibition of his own works in the Grande Galerie in 1971, the museum has a special place in the...
PHOTOGRAPHING THE WAR

PHOTOGRAPHING THE WAR

Until November 11, 2021 Although photography was already being used to document armed conflicts, WWI marked a turning point for the medium. Here the Memorial’14-18 Notre-Dame-de-Lorette turns the lens on the role played by official and amateur photographers in...
1940, DE GAULLE, RESISTANCE IN THE NORD-PAS DE CALAIS

1940, DE GAULLE, RESISTANCE IN THE NORD-PAS DE CALAIS

Until November 2021     Designed to coincide with the 80th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle’s Appeal of June 18, ‘1940, De Gaulle, Resistance in the Nord-Pas de Calais’ at La Coupole revisits the formidable politician’s efforts as leader of the...
TABLES OF POWER

TABLES OF POWER

Until July 26, 2021   Spanning five millennia and featuring more than 400 pieces of tableware, sculptures and paintings, ‘Tables of Power’ at Louvre-Lens charts the history of the culinary arts, the evolution of dining etiquette and the use of strict...
LES FÊTES DE LA SAINTE BARBE

LES FÊTES DE LA SAINTE BARBE

December 3-5, 2021 After being put on the back burner for the past few years, the Fêtes de la Sainte Barbe are set to light up Lens-Liévin once again. Due to be held between December 3 and 5, the three-day tribute to the patron saint of miners, firefighters and...