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Flowers: the new Biennial of Arts blossoms in Nice this summer

Art blooms in Nice all summer long The Biennale des Arts of Nice has been a recurring cultural and artistic event in the city since 2013. As the Côte d'Azur capital aspires to become European Capital of Culture in 2028, it is hosting this Biennial for the fifth time this year. After A Summer fo ...

13
June
2022

The Old Nice and its history

Presentation The Vieux Nice, which is a typical neighborhood popular with tourists, is located between the Castle Hill to the east and Place Masséna to the west. It is bordered by the Quai des Etats-Unis and the waterfront to the south and Place Garibaldi to the north. This neighborhood is ser ...

16
Oct
2008

Carnival of Nice

traditions The etymology of the word Carnival is 'carne levare ', which literally means 'to remove the flesh'. Since the Middle Ages, the people of Nice, before fasting for 40 days and to better celebrate this cheerful period, enjoyed a fat, rich and copious cuisine and let themselves go to all ex ...

23
Jan
2007

The Victoria Palazzo in Nice: a luxury senior residence

An innovative concept The Victoria Palazzo residences that have just opened in Nice and Marseille are a new concept of serviced residences developed by the Réside Études Group for independent seniors. With its experience in this field, with more than thirty Les Girandières residences, the Ré ...

26
July
2017

Christmas in Nice: a market on Place Masséna and many activities

Christmas in Nice No need to change hemisphere to spend the end-of-year holidays in the sun... The weather is just as mild on the Côte d'azur where many communes offer a whole program of animations and a Christmas market. The City of Nice does not escape this avalanche of illuminations and fest ...

09
Dec
2014

Nice Music Live : the new musical event in Nice

A summer of music in Nice Nice is not lacking in musical events of all kinds, starting with its now unmissable Nice Jazz Festival! However, the City of Nice, in partnership with Adam, has decided to program a second musical event in a completely different register in the wake of its jazz festiva ...

17
July
2015

Côte d'Azur: the city of Nice becomes a UNESCO World Heritage Site

International recognition The inscription of the city of Nice on the UNESCO World Heritage List as a 'winter resort city of the Riviera' is a tremendous recognition for the architectural, landscape and urban heritage of the Côte d'Azur capital. The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, described UN ...

28
July
2021

Studio Harcourt L'Art de la Lumière : a photo exhibition in Nice

istakable signature, is at the heart of the exhibition Studio Harcourt L'Art de la Lumière presented at the Musée de la Photographie Charles Nègre in Nice from February 4 to May 22, 2022. Glamour inspired by the golden age of cinema Nearly 100 years after its inception, everyone knows the bla ...

28
Jan
2022

Nice Carnival 2022: our top 5 most beautiful floats

1- The most Nice : the king For this edition of the carnival of Nice 2022 on the theme the king of the animals, I had the chance to attend the illuminated parade of February 12 on the Place Masséna. As tradition dictates, the parade was opened by the king's float. One might have expected tha ...

18
Feb
2022

Jacques Renoir, Landscapes : a photo exhibition in Nice

digital photography, he experiments and proposes images close to painting. With the exhibition Matières à paysages at the Museum of Photography in Nice, the great-grandson of the painter Auguste Renoir presents a series of shots on the theme of landscape. A variety of themes As a photograp ...

18
Jan
2022

Death is not an end: an exhibition at the Museum of Archaeology in Nice

ng from the first to the fourth century AD. A rich collection to rediscover With the exhibition Death is not an end, the archaeological museum of Nice honors its history and the remains discovered in the city, on the site of Cemenelum on the hill of Cimiez. At the site of this ancient Roman c ...

21
Mar
2022

Campus Sud des Métiers: 5 things to know about this training center in Nice

1- It is located in the heart of the eco-valley The brand new Campus Sud des Métiers dedicated to work-study training is a project led by the Nice Côte d'Azur Chamber of Commerce and Industry. This vast campus dedicated to apprenticeships has been set up right in the heart of Nice's eco-valley, n ...

26
Sep
2022

The International Fair of Nice: an unmissable event

An event not to be missed The Foire Internationale de Nice, held annually during the first week of March, opens the international fair calendar. It traditionally takes place at the Palais des Expositions in Nice and on the esplanade De Lattre de Tassigny. Several hundred exhibitors set up the ...

25
Feb
2008

Nice Regatta - Pasqui Trophy: traditional boats and sailboats in Nice and Villefranche

autical activities since the introduction of yachting at the end of the 19th century, perpetuates this age-old tradition by organizing les Régates de Nice - Villefranche-sur-Mer - Trophée Pasqui. The Trophée Pasqui (named after the talented shipwright Gilbert Pasqui) was created in 2004 to hon ...

12
Sep
2014

Legacy: a Yann Arthus-Bertrand retrospective in Nice

More than 200 photos to discover The Charles Nègre Museum of Photography in Nice invites you to discover 238 photographs by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. This retrospective entitled Legacy gives an overview of the whole work. It traces his 40-year career and highlights the evolution of his style and en ...

30
Sep
2021

Exhibition in Nice: discover the greatest works of art in Playmobil version

An artistic and playful project The exhibition The Imaginary Playmobil Museum, to be discovered at the departmental Micro-Folie in Old Nice, is straight out of the imagination of Richard Unglik, a French photographer and filmmaker who has kept his childlike soul. This project at the crossroads o ...

08
Aug
2022

Festival C'est pas classique : concerts for all

Presentation of the festival The festival 'C'est pas classique' organized by the Conseil général des Alpes-Maritimes at the palais Acropolis in Nice is a unique event in France. For several days, free concerts are offered to bring classical music within the reach of all, whether neophytes or k ...

12
Oct
2007

The Nice Carnival 2022 will be full of novelties

The Nice carnival reinvents itself Get ready for some changes at the 2022 edition of the Nice Carnival! The city of Nice said it has taken advantage of the cancellation of the 2021 edition due to Covid-19 to reinvent this must-see event on the Nice calendar. For a few years now, the municipal ...

13
Oct
2021

The pioneers of astronomy: an exhibition at the Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur

19 women to rediscover The exhibition Les pionnières de l'astronomie, which runs until May 13, 2022 at the Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur in Nice, pays tribute to women whose names have been unfairly forgotten in the history of science. This tour, inaugurated a few days after International Wom ...

17
Mar
2022

David Hockney: 5 things to know about this unclassifiable artist

1989, the computer in 1990, the graphic palette in 2008 but also the iPhone and the iPad. 4- He is currently exhibiting his paintings on iPad in Nice If you're not familiar with David Hockney's work, you should know that the Matisse Museum in Nice is currently presenting a beautiful exhibition ...

12
July
2022