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The Louis Vuitton Foundation

Is it a bird ? Is it a plane? No it's modern art ! Designed by architect Frank Gehry, the strange vessel is housed in the heart of the Bois de Boulogne, near the zoological gardens . The futuristic structure hosts an outstanding collection of contemporary art. Mixing art, fashion, design and architecture, the foundation was able to raise the enthusiasm of the public straight from the openning.

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" Extraordinary ", " amazing ", " awesome " were first visitor's opinions. Impressed visitors were full of praise for the innovative architecture within collections.

The foundation provided several attractions such as exhibitions, concerts and other performances. During their educational trip to Paris, our Art Foundation course students will discover this extraordinary museum and the works contained within the ark of glass.

The work of Frank Gehry

The Architectural works of Frank Gehry are often accused of sprawling the landscape in which they are installed but nonetheless remain spectacular. This architectural genius is honored by The Foundation months ahead. In the exhibition program : a journey into the origins of the foundation construction project. Visitors can follow the progress of the project, first sketches and models of the building.

The first exhibitions are proving themselves to be full of surprises. At their own pace, visitors can discover the works of Sarah Morris, Bertrand Lavier and Thomas Schütte. Paintings, sculptures and other facilities will allow art lovers to navigate between different creative universes.