Bringing art back to a Montmartre street

Paris is often accused of being a museum city, more preoccupied with its past than its present. Those fresh out of school dreaming of changing the status quo often find they get entangled in red tape before they even begin. But it didn’t discourage filmmaker Valery du Peloux and artist Axelle de Boynes cutting through the red tape, and embellishing a street corner on the fringes of Montmartre.

First published on RFI on 26 March 2011. Listen to interview here.

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