The Parisian Corner agenda : from October 22 to October 28

Article published on Oct. 22, 2007
Article published on Oct. 22, 2007
The World Cup is over! What can you do in Paris this week? Just read to find out!

Exhibitions :

Gustave Courbet at theGrand Palais (from 13/10/07 to 28/01/2008 – everyday except for Tuesdays) :

You've probably seen the picture of 'The Desperate' in the tube so don't hesitate to go and see this exhibition that focuses on different themes such as self-portraits, landscapes or nudes (I'm 100% sure you know 'The Origin of the World'!).

120 paintings, about 30 graph works and 60 photographies of the French realistic painter, major representative of XIXst century history of art.

Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais

3, avenue du Général-Eisenhower - 75008 Paris

Tél. : 01 44 13 17 17

M° Franklin-Roosevelt ou Champs-Élysées Clemenceau

Times : Everyday from 10am to 10pm except for Thusdays until 8pm

Prices : 11,50€, free for under 13

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Café européen New Europe about European disunions at Maison d'Europe et d'Orient on Wednesday 24 October at 7pm.

Two guests to talk about European disunions: Marketa Cermakova, Third secretary of Foreign Affairs at the Czech Republic Embassy in France and Riva Kastoryano, research Director CNRS/CERI, author of 'Quelle identité pour l'Europe ? Le multiculturalisme à l'épreuve'.

Maison d'Europe et d'Orient

3, passage Hennel, 75012 Paris, tel +33 (0) 1 40 24 00 55

Tube Gare de Lyon ou Reuilly Diderot


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Cinema :

This is England is still on, don't miss it!


Paul McCartney:

No need to talk about the show tonight L If you've been lucky (and clever!) enough to get a ticket, tell us how it was!

Festival music allemande (German music festival) :

Various concerts and DJs sets of German artists throughout the night. Don't worry, no Tokyo Hotel whatsoever! But you will be able to see essential artists such as Schneider TM, the Goldene Zitronen (for punk lovers), Jahcoozi and DJ Phil Stumpf, which means party and dance all night!

Saturday 27/10, 21h – 6h at the Bellevilloise (19-21 rue Boyer, 75020 Paris – tube: Ménilmontant or Gambetta), 15€

For more information and to buy your ticket,