Artsy Hour The Fondation Louis Vuitton's night event

Friday 13 May 2016

7 p.m.
Photo-souvenir : Daniel Buren, L'Observatoire de la lumière, travail in situ, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, 2016. Détail. © DB-ADAGP Paris / Fondation Louis Vuitton / Photo : Iwan Baan
Artsy Hour The Fondation Louis Vuitton's night event
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Photo-souvenir : Daniel Buren, L'Observatoire de la lumière, travail in situ, Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, 2016. Détail. © DB-ADAGP Paris / Fondation Louis Vuitton / Photo : Iwan Baan

Artsy Hour en couleurs

 

Artsy hour is the new night event at the Fondation : one Friday a month Frank Ghery’s glass ship welcomes visual, auditory and taste experiences.

 

Friday May 13th, Artsy Hour channels ‘Observatory of Light’, an in situ and ephemeral installation by Daniel Buren at the Fondation.

 

The program for this colourful evening inspired by Buren:

 

- DJ Set: Planet Claire (Clek Clek Boom)

Planet Claire’s musical selection Colors elicits the visual atmosphere of the Fondation created by Daniel Buren and its reflections, changing from a pale softness to an acute saturation according to the sun’s position in the sky and the light’s intensity. A chromatic and auditory crescendo in sight, with a participatory surprise to finish.

 

Exhibitions : intervention in situ by Daniel Buren, ‘Observatory of Light’ and ‘Chinese Artists at the Fondation Louis Vuitton’

Discover the exhibitions and the intervention thanks to knowledge-intensive micro-visits lead by our mediators.

 

Practical information

Friday May 13th 2016 from 7 pm to 11 pm (last entry at 10 pm)

Entry at the special price of 10 € : http://bit.ly/1TjT5Om

 

Fondation Louis Vuitton

8 avenue du Mahatma Gandhi

Bois de Boulogne

75116 Paris

+33(0)140699600

 

Nonstop shuttles from Avenue Friedland (Charles de Gaulle-Etoile)

Metro : Les Sablons (line 1)

Autolib and vélib stations in front of the Fondation

 

Spritz and cocktails :  9 and 11€

Bites : from 5 to 7€

Alcohol abuse is dangerous for your health. 

 

Through various nuances, projections, reflections, transparencies and contrasts, the artist’s intervention offers a new perspective on Frank Gehry’s architecture.

The essential

Friday 13 May 2016
7 p.m.

Your visit

Free downloadable visit application on your iOS and Android smartphone or available on loan at the welcome desk

Short tours: free and without reservation, duration 15 minutes, departures every 30 minutes, French

Lucky Vibes App:  a game for everyone that combines music and dexterity. Download on iOs and Android Smarthphone. 

Additional services

Bar and food: Bar with Spritz, cocktails and springtime snacks. Conceived by Jean-Louis Nomicos, starred chef of the restaurant Le Frank. Colourful cocktails to be enjoyed on a terrasse overlooking the sunset.

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DJ Set: Planet Claire (Clek Clek Boom)

 

Bar with Spritz, cocktails and springtime snacks

 

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