On air
  • RFI English Live
  • Latest Bulletin
  • RFI French Live
Culture in France
rss itunes

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

Olivier Py addresses the challenges of this year's Avignon Festival

Au Fil du Siècle tapestry exhibition weaves French history in colour since WW1

Remembering La Belle Ouvrage of Mai 68 during Cannes Director's Fortnight

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