It houses the Bibliothèque publique d'information (Public Information Library), a vast public library, the Musée National d'Art Moderne, which is the largest museum for modern art in Europe, and IRCAM, a centre for music and acoustic research. Because of its location, the Centre is known locally as Beaubourg (IPA:[bobuʁ]). It is named after Georges Pompidou, the President of France from 1969 to 1974 who commissioned the building, and was officially opened on 31 January 1977 by President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing. As of 2006, the Centre Pompidou has had over 180 million visitors since 1977 and more than 5,209,678 visitors in 2013, including 3,746,899 for the museum.
The US artist Jeff Koons and the Centre Pompidou in Paris have lost an appeals case against the photographer Franck Davidovici, who first accused Koons in 2014 of plagiarising his well-known 1985 advertising campaign for the French fashion brand Naf Naf ... The Centre Pompidou ...
Malaga is a city with a lot to offer, and before lockdowns and closures we were able to spend our weekends visiting different museums and cultural offerings, including two Picasso museums– one situated in the house where he was born – along with other great museums, like the Carmen Thyssen and the Spanish Pompidou Centre.
These are the shoes that made the news, broke the rules and helped shaped the fashion world today ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... 5 ... Inspired by the ‘inside-out’ design of the Pompidou Centre in Paris, Hatfield transposed that thinking into the new shoe he was working on, and decided to put the existing ‘Air’ technology (a capsule of compressed gas in the heel) on display.
“If I hadn’t bought it and removed it, in two years’ time there wouldn’t have been a Banksy there at all.” ...Back in September of 2019, a Bansky stencil drawing of a rat on display near Centre Pompidou in Paris disappeared after two men used a saw to cut the piece of art away from a sign for the museum’s parking lot. .
Curated by Didier Ottinger, assisted by Marie Sarré, the exhibition, which opens on February 17, marks a second major collaboration between the Centre Pompidou and Louvre Abu Dhabi... This second major collaboration with Centre Pompidou brings their abstract masterworks ...
Abu Dhabi... The exhibition will run until June 12, and will bring together 86 pieces, including 80 on loans from partner institutions like the Centre Pompidou, a house for modern and contemporary art in Paris ... Free entry for some. The museum currently provides free entry to visitors aged up to 18 years, and to frontline professionals ... ImageCredit ... .