Berthe Morisot was an artist who defied conventions in France and developed her own distinctive style. Click play to hear why she was so good!
Rosa Bonheur was the artist who dared wear pants when it wasn't proper for a woman to do so. Her life and work are amazing!
On this episode Annie and Elyse discuss famous painters in Nice and the museums dedicated to them where you can see Matisse and Chagall's work.
Do you think a home should be a machine for living? Le Corbusier did! And he built a lot of interesting sites in Paris that art and architecture fans will want to see. He is also a controversial person, and not just about his architecture. Let's talk about it!
Where are the best stained-glass windows in France? We list them in today's episode.
Everybody loves the Marais neighborhood in Paris today, but at one time it was on the chopping block to make room for a monstrosity. How did that happen?
Thinking about seeing some Art Deco while in Paris? You're in luck, Elyse tells us all about it on today's episode.
In episode 5 of the Join Us in France Travel Podcast Elyse gives us a description of all the things you can see in Notre Dame de Paris Catheral from an archituctural perspective. Innovations of Notre Dame, the art you will see there, stained glass windows, chimeras and gargoyles, general information on medieval architecture and the language of church statues. For photos and show notes go to joinusinfrance.com/5