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Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Nice exhibition of photography by Zbigniew Dłubak

Zbigniew Dłubak, Héritier des Avant-gardes, 17 January – 27 April 2018. Zbigniew Dłubak... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Gerard R
if you have time

Out of the way, hard to find, and small -- but worth visiting if you have the time. This was our... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
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22 Apr 2018
“Nice exhibition of photography by Zbigniew Dłubak”
24 May 2018
“Disappointing!”
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

While I knew in advance that the photographs of Cartier-Bresson were not a major part of those available for viewing at this musee I was nevertheless disappointed to find that not only was the number rather small but the space allotted and presentation were poor....More

5  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Zbigniew Dłubak, Héritier des Avant-gardes, 17 January – 27 April 2018. Zbigniew Dłubak (1921-2005), survived Mathausen concentration camp, and after the war contributed much to art development in Poland. His interest also covered painting, and in both mediums he sought for abstraction. Nice concise exposition,...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Out of the way, hard to find, and small -- but worth visiting if you have the time. This was our second visit. The guest exhibitions are the reason to go. Both times we have been there the photos have been thought-provoking. What few of...More

2  Thank TJandTR
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Very interesting 3 floors of exhibitions. Lots of great Cartier-Bresson photos, both classic and lesser known ones. Such stunning compositions.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Impressive building and garden but… The exhibition was a sheer disappointed! I felt as we paid for nothing. At least we enjoyed very much the architecture of the building designed By Jean Nouvel. Go for the building not for the current exhibition.

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Reviewed 11 July 2016

This space isn't too centrally located, but from Montparnasse it's just about a 10 minute walk. You might think you're going the wrong way since you'll end up in the middle of a residential area, but it's worth the walk if you like Cartier-Bresson and...More

1  Thank shigvic11
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation's exhibits play an important role preserving the photographer's work as well as introducing visitors to temporary exhibits in its rather smallish space. My two star rating is mainly due to disappointment at the near absence of a permanent collection by Cartier-Bresson....More

2  Thank Chris A
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Out of the way but worth visiting if you have the time. We knew nothing about the special exhibit before we went, but it was excellent (Francesca Woodman). There were very few of Bresson's photos on display.

1  Thank TJandTR
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Friend of mine took me to visit an exhibition happening in this place which was good but didn't get much info due to completely french concept

1  Thank ZaimJee
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Wonderful classic photographs by Cartier Bresson and exciting temporary exhibitions (saw Jeff Wall) in a beautiful but hard-to-find building

1  Thank RaquelleA
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