Heidi Ellison

Heidi Ellison, a long-time Paris resident, is a freelance journalist specializing in art, travel and literature. Her articles have been published in dozens of international publications, and she has contributed to a number of guidebooks on Paris and France.

Grand Trouble

If You’re Looking for Trouble...

June 7, 2017 | By Heidi Ellison | Exhibitions

While some of the works in the exhibition “Grand Trouble” (“Big Trouble”) at the Halle Saint Pierre are indeed troubling (I am thinking, for example, of Olivier Estoppey’s frightening concrete sculptures of baying wolves or Marc Prudent’s heartrending photos of people sleeping … Read More

Paris Update Events 07.06.17

June 7, 2017 | By Heidi Ellison | Week events

June 9-10 Bubbles galore La Champenoise festival offers tastings of champagne from 65 producers. Les Halles du Boulingrin, Reims June 15-22 Franco-American film festival The Champs-Elysées Film Festival presents American independent films, French and American short subjects, and premieres attended … Read More

Paris Update Events 31.05.17

May 31, 2017 | By Heidi Ellison | Week events

June 3-5 Art history festival The Festival de l’Histoire de l’Art spotlights the United States this year, with special guests Jeff Koons and Frederick Wiseman. Château de Fontainebleau, Fontainebleau June 3-5 Theater in English “Some Stupid Bitch Killed Ana Peaceful,” by … Read More

Paris Update Events 24.05.17

May 24, 2017 | By Heidi Ellison | Week events

Left Bank gallery crawl > Open house at 50 galleries for Art Saint Germain des Prés. Various venues, Paris, May 18-June 3. Gold in galleries “Passage” ((2017), by Aude Herlédan. At 1831 Art Gallery during Carré Rive Gauche. > The … Read More