travel logSummer 2016
Paris Photo 2016

with Catherine Evans, Chief Curator, and Dan Leers, Curator of Photography, Carnegie Museum of Art
November 6-13

The Grand Palais, Foundation Louis Vuitton, and Musée Picasso

carnegie museums travel program
Join a curator-led tour to Paris Photo, the premier international art fair for photography. Enjoy VIP access to the fair and behind-the-scenes views of the Jeu de Paume, Le Bal, and the Richelieu-Louvois Bibliotèque nationale de France.

Other visits include the impressive new Fondation Louis Vuitton designed by Frank Gehry and the Musée Picasso, recently reopened after five years of renovation. Travelers will also have the opportunity to enjoy VIP receptions at the renowned auction houses of Christie’s and Sotheby’s.

In addition to photography, Carnegie Museums has lined up some uniquely Parisian experiences including opportunities to attend a Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry class and a perfume workshop hosted by the master perfumers of Maison Guerlain, as well as an exclusive look at the Cartier archives located in the renowned Place Vendôme flagship store.




More Upcoming Trips

Consider traveling with us in 2016. For more information, contact Barbara Tucker at 412.578.2618.

Banking on Zurich: The Land of Cheese, Chocolate, and Charm with Lynn Zelevansky, The Henry J. Heinz II Director of Carnegie Museum of Art, and Curator Ingrid Schaffner
June 12-18, 2016 – SOLD OUT

Grand Hotel Mackinac: Arts Weekend
June 24-27, 2016 – SOLD OUT

The Berkshires: Art and Music with special Yo-Yo Ma performance at Tanglewood
August 7-9, 2016

From Austen to Hardy: English Authors and Hampshire Houses including London with Carnegie Museums President Jo Ellen Parker
Sept. 22-30, 2016
(Optional prelude to Guernsey September 19-23)





Also in this issue:

Ai Weiwei at The Warhol  ·  Window into the Wild  ·  Backyard Science  ·  The Adventure Continues  ·  Special Section: Tribute to Our Donors  ·  President's Note  ·  NewsWorthy  ·  Face Time: Eric Dorfman  ·  Artistic License: After Hours  ·  Science & Nature: Teacher's Aide  ·  The Big Picture