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Visiting New York: good plans

Finding your way The city of New York is located on the mouth of the Hudson River and consists of 5 districts: Manhattan; Brookyn (connected to Manhattan by the famous Brooklyn Bridge); Staten Island; the Bronx and Queens. The heart of the city is Manhattan Island, which is usually divided into ...

15
July
2008

Tom Bob: the street artist who hijacks street furniture

Color in the Big Apple In New York City, street artist Tom Bob hijacks even the smallest piece of street furniture to make passersby smile and beautify their daily lives. With a good dose of humor and an overflowing creativity, this new street artist in vogue always finds a way to transform the ...

12
Nov
2021

The Eiffel Tower: presentation and history

n Paris, with Charles Garnier - the Souleuvre viaduct in Calvados. Gustave Eiffel is also famous for having contributed to the Statue of Liberty in New York and for having participated in the construction of the Briare bridge-canal (1896). The Eiffel Tower in figures Originally 300 metres high ...

01
Sep
2008

Photo: 4 good reasons to visit the Vivian Maier retrospective in Paris

— Musée du Luxembourg (@museeluxembourg) September 7, 2021 2- The artist's story is exceptional Vivian Maier was born to a French mother in New York in 1926. While she is celebrated today by the world's greatest galleries and museums, she was during her lifetime an anonymous nanny who ...

23
Sep
2021

The Undoing: 5 good reasons to watch the new TF1 series

or of the series Ally McBeal and Boston Justice and who once again deploys all his talents as a screenwriter. 2- For its breathtaking suspense In New York City, Grace and Jonathan Fraser lead a seemingly uneventful life with their son Henry. She is a psychotherapist specializing in relationships ...

03
Jan
2022

The Statue of Liberty: the emblem of New York

e in 1886, on the occasion of the centennial of American independence and as a sign of friendship between the two nations. Today it is emblematic of New York City and the United States. The birth of this project It was the politician and historian Edouard Lefebvre de Laboulaye who came up with th ...

25
Sep
2008

An algorithm to predict the spread of disease

entage that could have been affected, that's a lot. ' An area containing eight cities and 35 million people has now been quarantined in China, the New York Times reported Friday , while the Wall Street Journal reports that hospitals in the Wuhan epicenter are turning away patients and medical sup ...

30
Jan
2020

Chagall le passeur de lumière: an exhibition at the Centre Pompidou Metz

ited States, England and Switzerland. Did you know that you can admire stained glass windows by the great Russian painter at the UN headquarters in New York? The stained glass windows in the chapel of Le Saillant in Corrèze have been removed for security reasons and can therefore exceptionall ...

16
Aug
2021

Josephine Baker: 5 things to know about this extraordinary artist

band, Josephine took the name of her second husband, Baker. But, after a tour, she left this second husband and set out to conquer the cabarets of New York! It was there that she was spotted in 1925 by a producer who suggested she perform in Paris. She was acclaimed at the Théâtre des Champs ...

07
Oct
2021

Photo: Annie Leibovitz exhibition at the Académie des Beaux-Arts

al. Iconic images by the photographer are of course included in this selection, including the last photograph of John Lennon and Yoko Ono taken in New York just hours before the singer's assassination on December 8, 1980. If you want to discover or rediscover the work of this world-renowned fa ...

15
Nov
2021

TV: The series Ten Percent wins an International Emmy Award

Emmy Awards academy has been rewarding the best television productions outside the United States for 50 years. At the ceremony, which was held in New York and is considered one of the most important in the international television market, the humorous drama won Best Comedy. This international ...

23
Nov
2021