around The seduction of the palate exhibition

Bronze Jue, Shang (vers 1600-1050 AV. JC), dernière phase (1200-1050 AV. JC) © National Museum of China
Bronze Jue, Shang (around 1600-1050 B.C. ), late phase (1200-1050 B.C. ) © National Museum of China

 

guided tour of the exhibition

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

CALENDAR FROM 23rd JUNE

    • Saturday 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th August and Saturday 1st September at 2:30 pm
    • Sunday 24th June at 4 pm
    • Saturday 23rd and 30th June, Saturday 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th July at 6 pm

    more about the guided tours

    the exhibition on the social networks

    Throughout the entire exhibition, we invite you to share your experience of the exhibition on Twitter with hashtag #SeductionsMQB. You can also find the latest news about the exhibition on our Facebook page.

    narrated tours of the exhibition

    Bol en porcelaine à décor de chèvres, époque Ming (1368-1644), ère Jiajing (1522-1566) © National Museum of China
    Porcelain bowl with goat decoration, Ming period (1368-1644), Jiajing era (1522-1566) © National Museum of China

    For families with children from 6 years of age

    To choose his successor, the emperor of China puts his three sons to a strange test: each must compose a menu reflecting the soul and history of his people... Isabelle Genlis, Gwenola Sanquer or Eric Frossard tell stories about the origin of food and its status in Chinese culture.

    • in the context of the Seductions of the Palate weekend Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July at 2:30 pm (free)
    • the following Sundays at 11.30 am : 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th July, 12th, 19th and 26th August, 9th and 23rd September (usual rate)
    catalogue de l'exposition
    exhibition catalogue

     

    exhibition catalogue

    Catalogue for The Seductions of the Palate, Eating and Cooking in China,

    22 x 28 cm, 216 pages; paperback, 35 €

    Co-edited by the musée du quai Branly / Actes Sud / le Rouergue.

    see the catalogue on the RMN - GP online shop

    The Seductions of the Palate Before and weekend events

     

    BEFORE EVENT 6th JULY FROM 7 PM TO 11:00 PM

    For this last Before event of the season, visit the exhibition, (open until 11:00 pm) in the presence of the speakers from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Your taste buds fully awoken, proceed to enjoy a long gastronomic, musical and cultural Summer evening.

    more about the BEFORE event

    SPECIAL SEDUCTIONS OF THE PALATE WEEKEND, SATURDAY 7th AND SUNDAY 8th JULY

    After the Before event, experience a special weekend relating to gastronomy and Chinese culture. There will be a narrated tour of the exhibition, an introduction to Chinese games, an encounter in the Reading Room and – of course – the traditional Tea Ceremony.

    more about the weekend programme