Sculptures & Unique Stones – Exhibition
Laventurine Gallery presents an exhibition that will immerse you in a world of natural beauty and mineral wonder. For the first time at ESPACE 22, a fascinating collection of sculptures and unique pieces from the four corners of the World. Each exhibited piece is carefully chosen for its rarity, unique aesthetics, and artistic value by two enthusiasts exploring breathtaking landscapes in search of exceptional minerals. Discover a universe where the force of nature blends harmoniously with artistic expression. Until Thursday , August 17, from 10:30 to 13:00 and from 16:00 to 22:00 at the Espace 22.
ArchéoAteliers – Activities for children
Fascinating activities for children are to be discovered at the Museum of Prehistoric Anthropology of Monaco! Children can learn about the profession of archaeologist and put into practice the excavation techniques by excavating using the correct archeological tools. On Wednesday , August 16 from 14:00 to 16:00 at the Musée d’Anthropologie Préhistorique.
For ages 7 and over. Limited places available. More information here.
Superhero Night – Activities for children
After proving a huge success last year, Les Soirées Enfantines are back again for 2023 to entertain and delight children ages 3 and over! On Wednesday, August 16 at 18;00 at the Marché de La Condamine.
Night at the Villa Paloma – Exhibition
The Nouveau Musée National de Monaco presents Santo Sospir, an exhibition by the artist Mauro Restiffe, inspired by the house occupied and decorated by Jean Cocteau in Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat between 1950 and 1962. This silent conversation, orchestrated by Restiffe in the Villa Sauber, is like a cinematographic montage that alternates long shots and close-ups, monumental prints and smaller formats, fostering an embodied vision of the tattooed villa, where a (faceless) self-portrait of the author appears. On Thursday, August 17 from 19:00 to 21:00 at the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco – Villa Sauber. More information and reserve your spot here; Tel +377 98 98 48 60
Marcos Valle – Concert
From Samba and Bossa to Psychedelic MPB & beach boogie, Marcos Valle is one of the most important composers, arrangers, writers and performers in Brazil’s musical history. Not many artists can boast a 6-decade long career as stylistically varied as Marcos. The renaissance man of Brazilian pop has worked with Leon Ware, Sarah Vaughan, and Chicago; seen his music sampled by Jay Z, Kanye West, Madlib, and Kaytranada; had his songs recorded by the likes of Frank Sinatra, Bebel Gilberto, composed the bossa classics Samba de Verao, Los Grilos before switching to the funk sound of the 80s with theclassic beach boogie theme Estrelar.
From Thursday, August 17 to Friday , August 18 at 21:00 at La Note Bleue.
Imaginary Portrait – Activities
Part of the exhibition George Condo – Humanoids. Discover the works of George Condo, their many references to the history of art, and create your own “imaginary portrait”. A chance for the whole family to come together for a fascinating artistic project. Participation in this activity is free, although the usual admission fee applies for entrance to the museum. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Suitable for ages 7 to 12. Limited spaces available. Saturdays at 15:00. Reservation by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tattooed Villa – Activities
Currently at the Villa Sauber, as part of the Santo Sospir exhibition. Mauro Restiffe / Jean Cocteau. Discover the Villa Santo Sospir tattooed by Jean Cocteau with the photography of Mauro Restiffe, and create a decoration with the whole family using the “exquisite corpse” method. Participation in this activity is free, although the usual admission fee applies for entrance to the museum. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Suitable for ages 7 to 12. Limited spaces available. On Saturday, August 19 at 15:00 at the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco – Villa Sauber. Reservation by email: email@example.com
Tarkan – Monte – Carlo Summer festival
Tarkan, also known as the Prince of the Bosphorus, is the undisputed star of Turkish pop music with over 30 million records sold worldwide. The artist made his big breakthrough in Europe with the single Simarik. A runaway success that earned the nickname Kiss Kiss, it was a massive hit in the summer of ’98, selling over a million copies.
On Saturday, August 19 at 20;00 at the Salle des Etoiles. Discover more and reserve your tickets here.
Scott Allen – Concert
Scott Allen is back at La Note Bleue with his mesmerising mix of infectious grooves, charming vocals and soulful songwriting reminiscing of the greats like Stevie Wonder. R&B is definitely on the menu too. Those who never had the chance to witness Scott play live are in for a treat. On Saturday, August 19 at 21:00 at La Note Bleue.
Au cœur d’un regard – Jane Gemayel – Exhibition
Au cœur d’un regard will offer visitors a retrospective look at the artistic expression of Jane Gemayel, blending traditional and contemporary techniques to create works that push the boundaries of art and inspire deep emotions, immersing the spectator in a world of beauty and sensitivity. Read our article here. The exhibition (At the Heart of a Look) runs until Saturday, September 23, Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 to 12:00 and 15:00 to 18:00 at the Galerie Adriano Ribolzi.
Santo Sospir – Mauro Restiffe / Jean Cocteau – Exhibition
The Nouveau Musée National de Monaco presents Santo Sospir, an exhibition by the artist Mauro Restiffe, inspired by the house occupied and decorated by Jean Cocteau in Saint-Jean Cap-Ferrat between 1950 and 1962. This silent conversation, orchestrated by Restiffe in the Villa Sauber, is like a cinematographic montage that alternates long shots and close-ups, monumental prints and smaller formats, fostering an embodied vision of the tattooed villa, where a (faceless) self-portrait of the author appears. Until Sunday, October 15 at the Nouveau Musée National de Monaco – Villa Sauber. Discover more here.
Monet en pleine lumière – Exhibition
This major exhibition is part of celebrations to mark the 140th anniversary of Claude Monet’s first visit to Monaco and the Riviera, where the great impressionist, already halfway through his long life, would discover the landscapes and light that were to be the turning point of his work and career. Around a section devoted to the paintings he produced during his stays on the Riviera, featuring twenty-one loaned pieces displayed for the first time close to the very places they were painted, the exhibition looks at the Master’s work, from his early days in Le Havre to his final paintings in Giverny, from the perspective of his constant quest to capture light. This exhibition-event entitled Monet in Full Light is curated by Monet expert Marianne Mathieu. Read our article here. Until Sunday, September 3 at the Grimaldi Forum Monaco.
Rainier III, The Builder Prince – Exhibition
Over his 56-year reign, HSH Prince Rainier III profoundly shaped the Principality into the modern Monaco that we now know, rightly earning the nickname ‘the Builder Prince’. In line with the centenary celebrations of the birth of the Sovereign, an exhibition shining a light on just how much the former Prince permanently transformed the face of his state featuring models, plans, photographs and more that have never been shown before is available to the public until Sunday, December 31 at the Salle d’Exposition du Quai Antoine Ier. Read more in our article here
Child CARE Monaco Vintage Rally – Annual Event
The 10th edition of Child CARE Monaco Vintage Rally will this year take place on September 10. An adventurous day in classic cars will carry the theme CHARLESTON to pay tribute to the year of birth of the Prince: The Twenties – ‘Les années folles‘. This Rally is the very first to welcome men to accompany ladies so the mixed teams will add a little twist to the theme.
Take the opportunity to drive exceptional cars around the Riviera or drive your own – minimum 20 years old – in the company of similar treasures, nothing like it! There is also an option to be driven by a chauffeur while enjoying champagne during the day.
There are only few places left for this glamorous charity event so please contact the team by email: firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to get more info or take part. The Association “Child CARE Monaco” (Charity Association for the Right to Education) was founded in February 2012. Their goal is to promote and help the education of disadvantaged children in the world.
FEATURED IMAGE; Tarkan