The Japanese artist Takashi Murakami meets Louis XIV at a spectacular – and controversial – exhibition at Château de Versailles. The artist explains his work as we showcase the manga-like sculptures surrounded by baroque opulence.
At the Biennale des Antiquaires, Cartier is exhibiting an extraordinary selection of 70 specially created pieces of contemporary high jewelry alongside rare treasures from its archives and exceptional objets d'art for the home.
The computing pioneer Max Palevsky approached art as he did technology, relying on mathematics and philosophy to build a stellar collection that includes Fernand Léger paintings and Alexander Calder sculptures.
Alongside the rare antiques and fine art at the Biennale des Antiquaires, the highest of high jewelry is also exhibited in what is likely the most impressive collection of jewels available for public viewing.
The Biennale des Antiquaires is a spectacular exhibition of rare antiques, fine art and haute joaillerie, which opened this week at Paris’ Grand Palais. We select some of the most extraordinary objects on show and hear from the fair's director.