New Paris Arts Star Riles Paris Arts Establishment With Success

“There is a new star rising in the Paris art world, still relatively little known to tourists but already a favourite with Parisians. In the last 12 months, it has outdone all other Parisian exhibition halls in the number of visitors attracted to temporary art shows. How has the fearsome, and much-feared, French state cultural bureaucracy reacted to the competition? Rather badly.”

Source: The Independent (UK) 03/01/10