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How to make conversation about Toulouse Lautrec this weekend

So, would you like to go in a French immersion retreat? But you don’t have the time (or the budget) to cross the pond and stay there for 7 days? 112 more words

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Henri, your life was a beautiful wreck (Toulouse Lautrec)

Apparently, on his deathbed, Toulouse Lautrec declared the French equivalent of  “Old fool” but it’s unclear if it was addressed to himself or his father who he disliked (my poem uses artistic licence that it was self directed)   Henri had led a strange and interesting life in Paris and produced many sketches and paintings to depict and illustrate that life, we are grateful for that.  265 more words

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Not cooking in the South of France

Toulouse-Lautrec apparently said, “Cooking is a partnership between you and God, in which you must do the least.” I may be misquoting but whoever said that; I say, “Quite right!” When the earth’s produce is ripe, fresh and delicious just as it is, there’s very little you can do to improve it. 561 more words

Toulouse-Lautrec and the French can-can

Exhibition: Toulouse-Lautrec and the Pleasures of the Belle Époque

Date: February, 8 – May, 6 , 2018

Venue: Canal de Isabel II Foundation , Madrid. 665 more words

Art Exhibition

Toulouse-Lautrec and the French can-can

Exhibition: Toulouse-Lautrec and the Pleasures of the Belle Époque

Date: February, 8 – May, 6 , 2018

Venue: Canal de Isabel II Foundation , Madrid. 665 more words

Art Exhibition

Maman: Musée de Montmartre

Just around the corner (literally) from the long lines at the Sacre Coeur in Montmartre is a charming under-visited museum.  The crowds were huge at the Sacre Coeur with long lines to get through security, but at the… 439 more words

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