Luana De Micco

Conservation & Preservation

‘Historic’ agreement resolves dispute over Chauvet cave (and replica)

Explorers will be paid for image rights and receive share of entrance fees


Contemporary art returns to new-look Musée Maillol

Museum dedicated to the memory of French sculptor Aristide Maillol reopens with an exhibition of French artist Ben


Through the keyhole: photographers capture artists’ studios

Workplaces of Claude Monet and Jeff Koons go on show in Paris, among more than 400 images

Artist interview

“The whole world is a political hot spot caught up in war, conflict and unrest”

Mona Hatoum returns to the Centre Pompidou this week, 20 years after it held her first solo museum show. The Lebanese-born, London-based artist looks back on her daring early performances and her openness to working in different media<br> <br>


Paris mayor gives city’s decaying churches a Hail Mary—to the tune of €80m

But heritage groups say the funds fall far short of the real cost of restoration