Tag Archives: Musée des Arts Décoratifs

En coulisses

Today I got the news that I knew was inevitable, the summer program in Paris where I have worked for a decade will not run this year. As the French economy begins to re-open, there is currently no word on … Continue reading

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Today I had the pleasure of seeing the sublime (soo-bleem)  Dior exhibit at the musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. The retrospective marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of one of the most influential couture houses of the 20th … Continue reading

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En plein-air

As I mentioned in a recent post, I’m off to Paris again for a good chunk of the summer. When I have time off from my job as the Director of a study abroad program, I want to have plans … Continue reading

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La Dernière mode

A new exhibit has opened at one of my favorite Paris museums – and I might even have a chance to see this one. The musée des Arts Décoratifs is presenting Fashioning Fashion: deux siècles de mode européen 1700 – … Continue reading

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Costume d’une agreeable couleur verte

As I mentioned yesterday, there are plenty of interesting things to see at the musée des Arts Décoratifs at the moment. I really enjoyed going back to my childhood at Les Histoires de Babar. Babar was “born” in 1931 when … Continue reading

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Belle à tomber

Today I went to see the exhibit of Ralph Lauren’s car collection at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, entitled L’Art de l’automobile. I’m not a car person, but I am a Ralph Lauren person. For these cars, however, … Continue reading

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