Designed around the church from which it took its name, Place de la Madeleine is one of the flagship places of Parisian shopping. Historic restaurants and chic addresses are grouped together, revealing storefronts that rival each other in elegance. But how can we not think of "those short and plump little cakes" that Marcel Proust made famous many years after living at n ° 9, with his parents? In fact, the square now seems dedicated to gourmet devotions. There you will find the shops of famous brands specializing in gastronomy.
The collection, an exceptional collection of more than 10,000 works by nearly 350 artists, consists of paintings, sculptures, videos, photographs, sound works, installations and performances. The artists whose works François Pinault collects come from all countries and represent all generations. They explore all areas of creation and bear witness to the special attention paid by the collector to emerging trends.
La Rue de la Paix forms the junction between Place Vendôme and the Opéra Garnier. Located in a prestigious and affluent district of the capital, it mainly includes high jewelry houses such as Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Fred, or Mellerio, luxury stores.