Explore the special exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque. Have questions about Vuillard, Bonnard or other artists on view? Ask exhibition organizer, Chief Curator Emily Talbot.
A Night in Focus: Paris in the Belle Époque
Saturday, February 29, 5:00–7:30 p.m.
Paris comes to Pasadena in a lively evening program focused on the exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque. Throughout the evening, enjoy live music in the galleries, art-making activities for visitors of all ages, French-themed food and wine for sale in the café and more.
Free with Museum admission.
Museum Cafe: Refreshments available for purchase at the Museum Cafe. No outside food or drink permitted.
Parking: Limited complimentary parking is available at the Museum. Ridesharing and public transportation are encouraged. More info can be found here.
Poster Coloring Sheets
Create your own Belle-Époque poster, inspired by the posters of Théophile Alexandre Steinlen and Toulouse-Lautrec and featuring a performance you’d like to see at the Norton Simon.
View the prints of Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and explore mark-making on Scratch-art paper.
Explore the bold patterns in Édouard Vuillard’s print series Landscapes and Interiors and experiment with textured rubbing templates to create patterned drawings.
Pick up drawing materials and work with a value scale to explore lights and darks as seen in works from By Day and By Night: Paris in the Belle Époque.