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'La France d’Avedon, Vieux monde, New Look' / 'Old World, New Look, the France of Richard Avedon' exhibition

For the first time, the BnF is exploring the unique relationship that photographer Richard Avedon built up with France. Famous right from the outset for his fashion photographs, Avedon developed an outstanding life’s work which was influenced in no small part by his many French encounters. 66 more words

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My research took me to Paris earlier this year. You can read about my experiences working in the French national library in a post I’ve written for the French History Network blog. 8 more words


Vintage Books: Forgotten Gems Now Discoverable in the Digital Library

‘Mark Twain once famously said:

there was but one solitary thing about the past worth remembering, and that was the fact that it is past and can’t be restored…

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Miguel Barceló, Paris

Miguel Barceló: Sol y Sombra

Musée Picasso, Paris
22 March – 31 July 2016

Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris
22 March – 28 August 2016… 58 more words