More dogwood pictures are being sent to me, I realize how ignorant I was about their growing presence in France! I am told there is even one in the Jardins du Luxembourg next to the Statue of Liberty… And since it is the full season, don’t miss them, the gardens of Paris have just reopened.
American artist Christo was confined in New York where he died on May 31. He gave his last interview to CNN and it is very moving: he shows his project for the wrapping of the Arc de Triomphe, in his 19 th century building on Howard Street, Soho. The red rope holding the floating silver and blue fabric will give it a unique look! This amazing artist lived with his wife Jeanne Claude a giant life, we will miss him terribly.
And it is time to go shopping since everything is reduced. Electric cars are almost given away thanks to the government subsidies and there is no-one in the stores… A sad taxi driver told me that Parisians had decided to stay away all summer. Read More