What's New 14.11.12
- Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 00:00
- Written by Heidi Ellison
Paris Update What’s New in Paris
THE ART OF THE CELLPHONE
Mobile Photo Paris: An exhibition of one hundred art photos taken with mobile phones by 18 photographers at the Bastille Design Center, 74, Bd Richard Lenoir 75011 Paris. Nov. 20-25.
BAR A THES
Betjeman and Barton: After selling tea in Paris for nearly a century, Betjeman and Barton has finally gotten around to opening a tearoom, furnished with Baroque armchairs and complete with a “tea bar.” Try the “Autumn Blend” (black tea, fig, grape, quince and hazelnut) or, when the weather warms up, one of their “Bulles de Thé” sparkling iced teas. 24 bd des Filles du Calvaire, 75011 Paris. Tel.: 01 48 05 07 36.
This 1972 portrait of Dizzy Gillespie is estimated at €1,200-€1,500. © The Washington Postanniversary this year, will auction off 300 photos from its archive at Drouot on Nov. 19. Just about everyone who made history during the period is represented, from Hitler and Churchill to Sylvia Beach and Samuel Beckett.