Wednesday 09 November 01:00 pm to Saturday 28 January 05:30 pm
La galerie , Alliance Française de Singapour
It's hard to imagine modern life without some inventions. Lot of French creations have changed how we live, work and play in many areas.
Did you know that your favourite pair of jeans originates from the "sergé de Nîmes", a French fabric woven in Nîmes or that the iconic Smiley, the folding umbrella, the smart card were Made in France?
Curated by Alliance Française de Singapour team, you are invited to discover 50 French inventions skilfully presented in the art gallery specially transformed into a one-room apartment.Throughout the visit to this apartment decorated with exceptional furniture, you will also learn all about the success story of the Kelly bag by Hermès, the Lacoste polo shirt, the bikini popularized by Brigitte Bardot, the Cadolle bra or the modern lipstick and perfume created by Guerlain, to name a few.
Dates: 9 November - 17 December Extended until 28 January!
Gallery opening hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 1:00pm-7:30pm