Are there any exhibitions in the Grand Palais?
Whether in the Grand Palais, the Musée du Luxembourg, or our partner museums, we are passionate about organizing major international art exhibitions, ringing the changes across classical, modern and contemporary art.
When was the Grand Palais in Paris built?
The Grand Palais des Champs-Élysées, commonly known as the Grand Palais ( English: Great Palace), is a large historic site, exhibition hall and museum complex located at the Champs-Élysées in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France. Construction of the Grand Palais began in 1897 following the demolition…
Which is the most famous exhibition in Paris?
Grand Palais. The Grand Palais in Paris is the iconic monument of the Rmn-GP, where we showcase our biggest exhibitions to best advantage in its vast spaces.
When was the Grand Palais used by the resistance?
The Parisian resistance used the Grand Palais as a headquarters during the Liberation of Paris. On 23 August 1944 an advancing German column was fired upon from a window on the Avenue de Sèlves, and the Germans responded with a tank attack upon the Palais.
Why is Chanel a sponsor of the Grand Palais?
CHANEL partners with the Grand Palais by becoming the exclusive and historical sponsor of its renovation project. CHANEL is committed to continuing an initiative that began with its founder Gabrielle Chanel by promoting the cultural and artistic influence of Paris.
Where is the House of Chanel in Paris?
At the heart of the House of Chanel, located on the second floor of 31 Rue Cambon in Paris, between the Haute Couture salons and the Studio and accessible via the mirrored staircase, hides Gabrielle Chanel’s apartment. The eclectic style deeply reflects her personality and journey.
Where was the first Chanel Cruise show held?
In 2016, CHANEL became the first couture house to host a fashion show in Cuba, hosting the presentation of its 2016/2017 Cruise collection at the Paseo del Prado in Havana. LES BLÉS DE CHANEL is the first High Jewelry collection entirely devoted to wheat. For this occasion, CHANEL created a wheat field at the Place Vendôme.