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Meeting with Clara Cohen-Solal, creator of the blog 'Les Marseillaises'

Meeting with Clara Cohen-Solal, creator of the blog 'Les Marseillaises'

In less than two years, 'Les Marseillaises' by Clara Cohen-Solal has earned itself a place under the Provençal sun. No doubt thanks to the young Marseille native's ability to impart her joie de vivre, and present a modern view of the region through her blog. Meeting.
03/07/2016 14:50:00
We talk to Soledad Bravi, L’Occitane's illustrator

We talk to Soledad Bravi, L’Occitane's illustrator

Her bold style combined with her incisive, yet always generous touch has adorned a number of L'Occitane products this winter… Soledad Bravi, the iconic illustrator for Elle France, tells us about her artistic inspiration and gives us some beauty tips over a coffee. "Thanks to art, I can express myself and tell my story. For me, it's a real language". Meeting.
02/04/2016 14:14:00
L’Occitane is committed to promoting the Fountain of Réotier

L’Occitane is committed to promoting the Fountain of Réotier

Known as the 'petrifying fountain', this natural wonder has recently become the subject of much wider attention. And with good reason as well. The site in the Hautes-Alpes region, where warm water springs up from a fault in the Durance, is about to be showcased with help from L’Occitane.
12/29/2015 14:57:00
Marina Kaye, the self-taught singer from Marseille

Marina Kaye, the self-taught singer from Marseille

Hailing from a small town a stone's throw from the city of Marseille, Marina Dalmas, alias Marina Kaye, is now firmly established as one of the French-speaking revelations of 2015. Aged 17, the singer-songwriter continues to win the hearts of fans with her first pop-rock influenced album, 'Fearless'.
12/22/2015 14:30:00
Muriel Gelato, the Santon as a modern fable

Muriel Gelato, the Santon as a modern fable

Marseille's Atelier Gelato has held the coveted title of maître artisan since 1992 and is a point of reference for santon art. The eldest daughter of the couple who founded the workshop, Muriel expresses herself through her passion for these small clay figurines from Provence.
11/18/2015 10:34:00
Movember: When the Mustache Gets It Right

Movember: When the Mustache Gets It Right

The contraction of Mo – slang for "mustache" in Australia – and November, the Movember phenomenon raises awareness about men's health issues by inviting gentlemen to grow a mustache during the month of November. Are you or your loved one tempted by the idea? On your marks, get set, shave!
10/30/2015 10:52:00
Olivier Baussan & Pierre Hermé: A Sensational Collaboration

Olivier Baussan & Pierre Hermé: A Sensational Collaboration

Old friends, Olivier Baussan and the pastry chef Pierre Hermé found themselves together on the island of Corsica one summer evening, and there dreamed up a collection of gourmet perfumes. Combining the typical scents and flavors of Corsica, this unexpected collection highlights the unique world of this passionate duo.
10/22/2015 14:43:00
Gordes Gets In Tune with the Soirées d’Été Festival

Gordes Gets In Tune with the Soirées d’Été Festival

Perched on a hillside in the heart of the village of Gordes, the Terrasses Theater hosts the annual summer festival Soirées d’Été. The event comprises six performances, a mix of theater, dance and music and punctuated with a subtle touch of humor, making for a real success story!
08/01/2015 18:10:00
American Icons Invade the Granet Museum

American Icons Invade the Granet Museum

After winning over crowds in Paris, the exhibition American Icons retires peacefully to the Granet Museum in Aix-en-Provence. It’s an opportunity to understand the work of twentieth-century American masters of contemporary art, on loan from the San Francisco MOMA during its renovation.
07/10/2015 12:31:00
The Rencontres d'Arles gets a Revamp for its 46th Edition

The Rencontres d'Arles gets a Revamp for its 46th Edition

Dedicated to innovation, the Rencontres d'Arles festival prepares, for this 46th edition, to pay tribute to one of its founding fathers Lucien Clergue, through the prism of a completely redesigned festival, and with The l’Occitane Foundation as patron.
07/02/2015 11:22:00