Fondation Cartier

The most memorable museums strike a balance between interior and exterior, between art and architecture. Sure, the modern gallery archetype of the white cube is great for focusing the eye on artworks, without distractions. But the white cube lacks personality and turns the museum into a blank slate. On the other end of the spectrum, … More Fondation Cartier

Musée du Jeu de Paume (Museum of Photography)

Considering it’s located smack bang in the middle of one of the city’s most resplendent spots, just inside the Tuileries gardens and next to the Place de la Concorde, le Musée du jeu de paume is refreshingly understated amidst the glitz and monuments. Taking its name from the hilariously complicated precedent to modern tennis, “royal … More Musée du Jeu de Paume (Museum of Photography)