Each season, the Louvre features a series of temporary exhibitions, each the result of the latest expert research.
Animals and Pharaohs
The Animal Kingdom in Ancient Egypt
For the first time the Louvre-Lens is revealing every facet of the exceptional bond between the Egyptians and the animal world. The exhibition resurrects wildlife that has now largely disappeared, and recalls its essential role in pharaonic civilization.
Musée du Louvre-Lens, until March 9, 2015
The Simple Pleasures of Still Life
Final installment of the “American Encounters” series, this exhibition provides a new opportunity to foster dialogue on American painting, by exploring the rise of still-life painting during the 19th century.
Musée du Louvre, until April 27, 2015
Invention at the Louvre
From his earliest work in the 1990s, the art of Mark Lewis seems to have traveled backwards through the history of images. Painting, photography, and cinema engage in silent conversation in his films.
Musée du Louvre, until August 31, 2015
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