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La Monnaie de Paris reopens as a stylish factory museum

By Rosslyn Hyams

La Monnaie de Paris, the French national Mint, on the banks of the River Seine in Paris, reopened this autumn... in style. RFI's Rosslyn Hyams reports on a new Parisian museum in this week's Culture in France.

Joana Vasconcelos 'Teapot' (2010) as part of the Women House exhibition at the revamped Monnaie de Paris. © Joana Vasconcelos/Adagp © Monnaie de Paris - Aurélien Mole

Exploring South African photography at the Paris Pompidou Centre

Agnès B.'s art collection, Anselm Kieffer, Leila Alaoui and Keith Haring in Avignon

Avignon Festival international and challenging in its 71st year

Centre National de la Danse goes Camping - but it's not what you think

Independent US films in the spotlight at the Champs-Elysées Film Festival

Conceptual artists Almendra and Nyandoro at Paris' Palais de Tokyo

Centenary events in Paris show great French sculptor Auguste Rodin's secret of immortality

Indonesia's Mouly Surya talks about Marlina the Murderer in 4 Acts

Celebrating art history and historians at Château de Fontainebleau

Using theatre to promote peace and neutralise extreme nationalism