Blog dedicated to Georges Hobé (1854-1936), architect and decorator.
|FRANCE||Musée de la Terre||
Discover the new gallery dedicated to Art Nouveau. Over twenty new works on display.
Located at the edge of the Mediterranean, at the meeting of the Hérault river and the Canal du Midi, the Villa Laurens illustrates by its Art Nouveau style the extraordinary vitality of the artistic movements which emerged at the dawn of the XXth century.
The history of this building is intimately linked to the life of Emmanuel Laurens, heir to an immense fortune, who began in 1897 the construction of a singular palace “Villa Laurens” on his property in Belle-Ile.
|FRANCE||Around Alexandre Charpentier||
The Website of the Orsay Museum offers to listen again online to the colloquium "Around Alexandre Charpentier", which enables to rediscover this French artist medal-maker, sculptor defender of the motto "Art in everythin". In French.
|FRANCE||Virtual tour: Art Nouveau at the Pinacothèque of Paris – video||
The radio France Info offers a virtual tour of the exhibition, "Art Nouveau" presented at the Pinacothèque of Paris from 18 April to 8 September 2013 and commented by Marc Restellini. In French.
|FRANCE||Villa Demoiselle – Video||
Video presenting the Villa Demoiselle and its restoration. The owner describes the Art Nouveau interiors as well as the furniture. In French.
|FINLAND||Tampere Cathedral – virtual visit||
This Website offers a nice virtual tour of the Cathedral and its interiors: very interesting! In Finnish and English.
|FRANCE||Guimard’s Art Nouveau – video||
The interesting Website Netprof.fr offers videos of free courses about the history of Paris and especially Guimard’s work: the Porte Dauphine Undeground, the Jassadé House, the Guimard Hotel, the Mezzara Hotel, the Castel-Béranger. In French.
|INTERNATIONAL||Symbolisme.net, art for art||
A team of passionate journalists offers a selection of subjects about the famous symbolists painters in order to develop crossroads of exchange of knowledge. In French.
|FRANCE||Redifine the European symbolism – colloquium||
The Website of the Orsay Museum offers to listen online again to the colloquium "redifine the European symbolism" that took place on 13 and 14 April 2012. In French.