Paris

Blonde, beautiful — and desperate to survive in Nazi France

16 November 2013 9:00 am

Around 200 Englishwomen lived through the German Occupation of Paris. Nicholas Shakespeare’s aunt Priscilla was one. Men in the street…

‘Guitare et verre’, 1917, by Georges Braque

Braque in full flight

26 October 2013 9:00 am

Towards the end of his life, Georges Braque described his vision in the following terms: ‘No object can be tied…

Dreaming in the Renaissance

19 October 2013 9:00 am

The exhibition The Renaissance and Dream at the Musée du Luxembourg in Paris (until 26 January 2014) explores how artists…

Colette’s France, by Jane Gilmour - review

28 September 2013 9:00 am

Richard Davenport-Hines on the charmed, dizzy world of the multi-talented Colette

Jeff Koons's work is childish — just like us

28 September 2013 9:00 am

The contrast could not have been more acute. It came the day after a press release from Christie’s New York…