Part of the Paris Quartier d’été festival, Propaganda is an avant-garde circus show created by the company Acrobat, founded by a couple of muscly Australian aesthetes-cum-revolutionaries, Simon Yates and Jo-Ann Lancaster. ‘Be Kind’, ‘Eat Your Veggies’, ‘Ride a Bike’, ‘Garden Nude’… inspired by Marx, Gandhi and Laurel & Hardy, Yates and Lancaster have chosen [...]
This autumn sees the 39th edition of the exceptional contemporary arts festival Le Festival d’Automne. Inviting artists to produce new works, and emphasising experimental arts, the festival includes visual art, music, theatre, dance and film. Some highlights include ‘The Thrill of it All’ from UK theatre troupe Forced Entertainment; Peter Brook’s free interpretation of [...]
Parc de la Villette presents the last works of the renowned American sculptor Duane Hanson, in an exhibition entitled Duane Hanson, La Rêve Américain. Considered one of the key figures of American hyperrealism, Duane is known for his lifesize, and incredibly realistic, sculptures of people.
21 Apr-15 Aug. Free entry.