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

 

Live differently: architecture and interior design 

18/10 – 22/11 – 27/12 – 31/01

 

Charlotte Perriand and artists 

25/10 – 29/11 – 10/01 – 14/02

 

Charlotte Perriand - A socially aware artist

8/11 – 13/12 – 17/01 – 21/02

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Zen Morning meditation class

To celebrate the last days of the exhibition "Charlotte Perriand: Inventing a New World", the Fondation hosts a meditation class in the Auditorium. ​

Thursday 20 February 2020
9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Auditorium
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Charlotte Perriand - A socially aware artist

Friday at 7 p.m. ;
​​​Free with your ticket, no reservations required


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​​