Emma Hussain

Emma Hussain is an International Relations and French student from the UK, currently interning in Paris for her year abroad. She plans to spend this year honing her journalistic skills and eating baguettes.

Paris Update Events 10.07.2019

July 9, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

July 13 and 14 Bastille Day festivities Military parade on the Champs-Elysées, Paris, July 14, 10:30am. Fireworks, Eiffel Tower/Champ de Mars, Paris, July 14, 11pm (preceded by classical music on the Champ de Mars at 9:15pm). Firemen’s balls are held … Read More

Paris Update Events 03.07.2019

July 2, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

July 6-September 1 Paris beaches For the summer months, the banks of the river and canals are transformed into miniature beaches for Paris Plages. Above: swimming pools in La Villette canal basin. Various locations,  Paris Through July 14 Chopin a go … Read More

Paris Update Events 26.06.2019

June 25, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Throughout June International cuisine For the Refugee Food Festival, restaurants in Paris and around the world will invite a refugee chef into their kitchens to concoct specialties from their home countries, from Georgia to Syria and Sri Lanka. Various locations, Paris … Read More

Paris Update Events 19.06.2019

June 19, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

June 21 Dancing in the street The Summer Solstice festival, the Fête de la Musique, brings free music, good and bad, into the streets of Paris and now the world. Various locations, Paris Throughout June International cuisine For the Refugee Food Festival, restaurants … Read More

Paris Update Events 12.06.2019

June 11, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through September 16 The Paris of yesterday For the 80th anniversary of renowned Paris photography collection Roger-Viollet, Bercy Village is decorated with thirty black-and-white photos showing the architecture, history and daily life of 20th-century Paris. Bercy Village, Paris Throughout the … Read More

Paris Update Events 5.06.2019

June 5, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through September 16 The Paris of yesterday For the 80th anniversary of renowned Paris photography collection Roger-Viollet, Bercy Village is decorated with thirty black-and-white photos showing the architecture, history and daily life of 20th-century Paris. Bercy Village, Paris Through June … Read More

Paris Update Events 29.05.2019

May 28, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

June 1 Fireworks The Foire du Trône in the Bois de Vincennes will put on a free fireworks display at 10:30 pm. Bois de Vincennes, Paris Through September 16 The Paris of yesterday For the 80th anniversary of renowned Paris … Read More

Paris Update Events 22.05.2019

May 22, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

May 23-26 Cutting edge creators The biggest and best in contemporary creation gather for the international art festival Révélations. Grand Palais, Paris May 16-27 Jazz festival Concerts, conferences and master classes abound at Festival Jazz à Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Various locations in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, … Read More

Paris Update Events 15.05.2019

May 15, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

May 18 Late-night art Museums stay open into the night for free and hold special events for the Nuit Européenne des Musées. Above: the Petit Palais is one of the museums taking part. Various locations. Paris May 17-19 Plants galore For the Journées … Read More

Paris Update Events 08.05.2019

May 8, 2019 | By Emma Hussain | Week events

Through May 11 Warped Paris American artist Linda McCluskey shows her paintings of a lovingly distorted Paris. ArtEthic Galerie, Paris May 10-12 Documentary photos Photo Doc: an exhibition of documentary photos, plus round-table discussions. Free admission. Halle des Blancs Manteaux, Paris … Read More