Latest News for: Versailles art


‘History is written at the dining table’: what 4,000 menus tell us about royals, politicians and society

The Observer 26 May 2024
From there, they range from a dinner hosted by France’s last monarch, Napoleon III, in 1868 to the dinner for King Charles hosted by President Emmanuel Macron at Versailles in September last year.

25 of France’s most beautiful châteaux

The Times/The Sunday Times 23 May 2024
Château de Versailles, Paris ... Art-filled hotel with an imaginative restaurant ... It is less than two miles to Lunéville, which Voltaire called “the Versailles of the Lorraine”, and the city of Nancy, with its art deco heritage, is only 20 miles away.

Taylor Swift is related to the longest-reigning French king as well as Johnny Depp claims...

The Daily Mail 10 May 2024
Going back through her bloodline, one of her ancestors was King Louis XIV, the French monarch who built the Palace of Versailles, Roi Mandel, the director of research at MyHeritage, told on Friday.

Amazon cuts ribbon on distribution warehouse in North Versailles

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 09 May 2024
Austin Davis, walking into Amazon’s 140,000-square-foot distribution center in North Versailles was a bit of a “full-circle” moment ... The North Versailles location serves a roughly 35 ...

Amazon gives inside look to distribution warehouse in North Versailles

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 09 May 2024
Walking into Amazon’s 140,000-square-foot distribution center in North Versailles on Thursday was a bit of a “full-circle” moment for Pennsylvania Lt ... Monroeville native Chas Duboy is the North Versailles site manager.

Exhibition on China-France exchanges in 17th, 18th centuries hosted at Palace Museum

People Daily 17 Apr 2024
At the same time, a large number of Chinese handicrafts and books entered France, sparking a "Chinese-style art" trend centered around the Palace of Versailles and spreading to various European countries.

Festival highlights Sino-French cooperation

China Daily 02 Apr 2024
The Palace Museum on Monday also signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Palace of Versailles and the Guimet Museum, or the National Museum of Asian Arts, in Paris, and a cooperation agreement with luxury brand Cartier.

Exhibition jointly held by Palace Museum, Palace of Versailles opens in Beijing

People Daily 02 Apr 2024
During the opening ceremony, the Palace Museum signed strategic cooperation agreements with the Palace of Versailles and the Paris-based Guimet National Museum of Asian Arts.

France urges China to send ‘clear message’ to Russia over Ukraine

Dawn 02 Apr 2024
BEIJING ... ‘Closeness’ ... Sejourne will later in the day take part in the launch of the “Versailles and the Forbidden City” exhibition, where around 60 works of art and valuables from the palace can be viewed by the public until the end of June ... .

Royal Opera of the Chateau de Versailles to make debut performance in Shanghai

China Daily 01 Apr 2024
The Orchestra de Opera Royal du Chateau de Versailles (Royal Opera of the Chateau de Versailles) will make its debut performance in Shanghai, featuring countertenor singers and their signature interpretation of Baroque music.

Spring music festival dates announced 22 Mar 2024
Among the visiting foreign companies is the Royal Opera House Orchestra from the Palace of Versailles in France, which will make its Shanghai debut on April 7, at Shanghai Oriental Art Center.

VN’s ‘Outstanding Opera House’ to host international concerts and ballets

Vietnam News 13 Mar 2024
... of the Royal Opera of Versailles, the Vietnamese audience now will have the chance to enjoy an international-standard art programme right at the Hồ Gươm Opera located in the heart of Hà Nội,” he said.

The most luxurious places to stay in Paris

The Times/The Sunday Times 11 Mar 2024
objets d’art, piles of books, bath salts in delicate crystal bowls ... Click the double-height steel doors shut and between the elaborate 18th-century cornices and Versailles parquet floors stand some of the family’s jaw-dropping art collection.

Billionaire Saadé Family Gives the Louvre’s New Curatorial Department a Major Boost

New York Observer 08 Mar 2024
A new curatorial department at the Louvre that will be dedicated to the art of Byzantium and Eastern Christianity is set to receive a major financial boost from one of France’s wealthiest families.

The Worldwide Corona Crisis. Global Coup d’État Against Humanity. Michel Chossudovsky

GlobalResearch 22 Feb 2024
In the US, museums announced closure on March 12, 2020 starting with the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art. In France, the Louvre, Versailles and the Eiffel Tower were closed down on March 13, 2020, two days after the lockdown.