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Discover 34 places tagged “Art” in France
Sculptures de Décure
Exquisite wall sculptures carved in secret by an early quarryman in an obscure corner of the Paris Catacombs.
Added by satxwdavis
Place de la Reunion Fountain
Ordinary art transforms to extraordinary thanks to locals' quirky sense of humor.
Added by Cactam
'Les Spécialistes' Fake Door
This banal Parisian entranceway is not what it seems.
Added by Simon Jones
Beware of Words
A French artist's vague warning hangs over Belleville.
Added by rouseville
Les Sables-d'Olonne, France
L'île Penotte Seashell Art
Wall after wall of this French seaside neighborhood is intricately decorated with seashells and corals.
Added by Sablais
La Villa Santo-Sospir
Nearly every wall in this French villa has been "tattooed" by artist Jean Cocteau and other famous painters.
Added by Speckles10
Le Moulin Jaune
This professional clown's home is an outsider art wonderland.
Added by Cactam
The Isenheim Altarpiece
This unusual piece of Renaissance art depicting the bodily horror of crucifixion and skin disease may have been inspired by fungus-induced hallucinations.
Added by theodoraevans
James Baldwin's House in France
The writer took refuge in this home in Southern France for the last 17 years of his life.
Added by AaronNetsky
Église Saint-Maximin Stained Glass Windows
A neighborhood church's unusual abstract stained glass was the final project of avant-garde artist Jean Cocteau.
Added by georgiefhj
Lasco Project at Palais de Tokyo
A modern-day Lascaux cave underneath Paris.
Added by Delphine
The Stravinsky Fountain
A series of abstract, silly sculptures represent the works of a great modern classical composer.
Added by kelseyv64
A medieval church with largest and oldest collection of Renaissance frescoes in France.
Added by samreeve
The Death Mask of Gabrielle Danton
The people's champion of the French Revolution was so overcome by grief at his wife's death he exhumed her in the dead of night to make one final replica of her face.
Added by lrt228
Louis XIV's Globes
Two awe-inspiring globes from the reign of the Sun King hang from the ceiling of France's national library.
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
Pirou-Plage Ghost Village
An abandoned beach resort in Normandy reclaimed by artists.
Added by Meg
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