Ways of living: design and modernity

On Fridays 11 October, 15 November, 20 December 2019 and 24 January 2020

7 p.m
Charlotte Perriand. Fauteuil pivotant, B302, 1927. Vitra Design Museum © Paris 2019 Courtesy of Vitra Design Museum
Ways of living: design and modernity
Tour

Charlotte Perriand. Fauteuil pivotant, B302, 1927. Vitra Design Museum © Paris 2019 Courtesy of Vitra Design Museum

Only available in french

 

Each evening tour takes place on friday night and has a theme. The guide will introduce or explore a particular aspect of the exhibition.

 

The tour will examine the modernity of Charlotte Perriand’s work and introduce visitors to design concepts.

 

From her chaise longue to the Grand Confort chair, she drew inspiration from and used in her furniture metal tubes, found objects and natural elements. The guide will introduce you to the sources of inspiration for Perriand's originality.

 

This tour takes place in conjunction with the exhibition Charlotte Perriand: Inventing a New World, at the Fondation Louis Vuitton from 2 October to 24 February 2020.

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Estimated duration : 45 min
On Fridays 11 October, 15 November, 20 December 2019 and 24 January 2020
7 p.m

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Evening tours

Ways of living: design and modernity

11/10 – 15/11 – 20/12 – 24/01

 

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18/10 – 22/11 – 27/12 – 31/01

 

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25/10 – 29/11 – 10/01 – 14/02

 

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8/11 – 13/12 – 17/01 – 21/02

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3-5 years old
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Storytelling tour - "Charlotte's world" For families with children ages 3 to 5

The tales and songs in this experience bring the life and creations of Charlotte Perriand into the present day, and are a delight for young and old. A wonderful way to start learning about design and architecture in the company of a storyteller-guide.

From 5 October 2019 to 23 February 2020
11 a.m.

Every weekend and daily on school holidays​​

6-10 years old
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Workshop "My mobile home" For families with children ages 6 to 10

Perfectly-sized or disproportionate, large-scale creations, working with volume: parents and children can explore a reconstruction of the spaces created by Charlotte Perriand in the company of two qualified guides, before realising their own model inspired by La maison au bord de l’eau (The house by the water). 

From Saturday 5 October 2019 to Sunday 23 February 2020
2.30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Every weekend and daily on school holidays​​

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Holidays at the Fondation

During the winter holidays, the Fondation ​will provide a special space for families in the Auditorium.

From 8 to 23 February 2020