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French expressions and their English counterparts

“Battre froid,” or “giving someone the cold shoulder”

We catch up with Grenoble-based writer Thora van Male to discuss her forthcoming book, Quand les cochons sauront voler, on French idioms and their English equivalents.  Continue reading French expressions and their English counterparts

‘Dumb art’ in Grenoble

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Stéphanie Jagou takes us on a photographic tour of Grenoble’s hidden treasures from the Art Nouveau movement, otherwise known as ‘dumb art.’

 

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When coffee supports art …

"Danse" by Daniel Champhanet at Ristretto Café

Françoise Lerond talks to artist Daniel Champhanet currently exhibiting at the Ristretto Café in Grenoble – about painting expresso-style … with coffee. Continue reading When coffee supports art …

‘L’art qui parle’: art as a therapeutic tool for cancer patients

L'art Qui Parle

Elizabeth Stone Matho is an American psychotherapist and art therapist with a private practice in Grenoble. She talks to Grenoble Life about an art therapy exhibit of the artwork of cancer patients she has organised for June 10–27. Continue reading ‘L’art qui parle’: art as a therapeutic tool for cancer patients

Chaissac at the Musée de Grenoble

 
Musée de Grenoble
Musée de Grenoble

The colors of Gaston Chaissac are brightening up the winter season here in Grenoble with the current exhibition at the Musée de Grenoble, Gaston Chaissac: poète rustique et peintre moderne. Camille Bromley of Grenoble Life explains. Continue reading Chaissac at the Musée de Grenoble

Musical Transformation Lights – a meeting with Sanford Kogan

 
Sanford Kogan and Patricia Andreoli-Jones
Sanford Kogan and Patricia Andreoli-Jones

Patricia Andreoli-Jones meets light sculptor Sanford Kogan in advance of the opening of his exhibition at MK’ Gallery in Grenoble this week. Continue reading Musical Transformation Lights – a meeting with Sanford Kogan