Splendours and Miseries. Pictures of Prostitution in France
The first show to explore the topic of prostitution in art focuses on the period between 1850 -1910 with works by Manet, Toulouse Lautrec, Van Dogen, and Picasso.
September 22 – January 17
62 rue de Lille, 75007
Villa Flora: Enchanted Times
A rare exhibit of the Hahnloser-Buhler Collection, one of the most prestigious private art collections from Switzerland comes to Paris. Eighty works include Bonnard, Cézanne, Manet, Manguin, Matisse, Marquet, Renoir, Vallotton, Vuillard and Van Gogh.
September 10 – February 7
2 rue Louis Boilly, 75016
Metro: La Muette
Florence, Portraits at the Medici Court
Portraiture of the Florentine elite was very much in vogue in the 16th century. A new exhibit unveils masterpieces by Italian painters Rosso Fiorentino, Andrea del Sarto, Alessandro Allori, Francesco Salviati, Pontormo and Bronzino.
September 11 – January 25
158 Blvd. Haussmann, 75008
Metro: St. Augustin or Miromensil
Tous Restaurant/ Your Guest is Our Guest is a great annual opportunity to dine in some of the top Paris restaurants at a substantial discount. The concept is simple: when you dine in one of the restaurants on the list, you guest is free. The menu includes an appetizer, main course and dessert plus a glass of Bordeaux.
Online reservations open September 14 @ 10AM
September 14 –October 4
Come experience Eye Prefer Paris live with Eye Prefer Paris Tours, which are 3-hour walking tours I personally lead. Eye Prefer Paris Tours include many of the places I have written about such as small museums & galleries, restaurants, cafes, food markets, secret addresses, fashion & home boutiques, parks and gardens and much more. In addition to my specialty Marais Tour, I also lead tours of Montmartre, St. Germain, Latin Quarter, in addition to Shopping Tours, Gay Tours, Girlfriend Tours, Food Tours, Flea Market Tours, Paris Highlights Tours, and Chocolate & Pastry tours.
Tours start at 225 euros for up to 3 people, and 75 euros for each additional person. I look forward to meeting you on my tours and it will be my pleasure and delight to show you my insiders Paris.
Check it out at www.eyepreferparistours.com
Click here to watch a video of our famous Marais tour
New! Eye Prefer Paris Cooking Classes
I am happy to announce the launch of Eye Prefer Paris Cooking Classes. Come take an ethnic culinary journey with me and chef and caterer Charlotte Puckette, co-author of the bestseller The Ethnic Paris Cookbook (with Olivia Kiang-Snaije). First we will shop at a Paris green-market for the freshest ingredients and then return to Charlotte's professional kitchen near the Eiffel Tower to cook a three-course lunch. After, we will indulge in the delicious feast we prepared along with hand-selected wines.
Cost: 195 euros per person (about $210)
Time: 9:30AM- 2PM (approximately 4 1/2 hours)
Location: We will meet by a metro station close to the market
Class days: Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday,Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
Minimum of 2 students, maximum 6 students.
Click here to sign up for the next class or for more info.